A Mexican journalist, Jesus Eugenio Ramos Rodriguez has been shot and killed while having breakfast on Saturday.
It has been confirmed that is now the second journalist to be murdered in Mexico this year. Mexican government has confirmed the death of Rodriguez on Saturday.
They said he was in a restaurant early Saturday morning in the city of Tabasco when he was shot and killed.
Tabasco authorities are said to be investigating the shooting.
The Mexican government has also vowed to strengthen its security measures for journalists and human rights workers.
Mexico’s communications coordinator for the President’s office, Jesus Ramirez Cuevas tweeted after the incident.
He wrote: “We condemn the murder of journalist and broadcaster Jesus Ramos in Tabasco.
“We will strengthen protection measures for human rights defenders and journalists.
“Freedom of expression is a right and a fundamental element for democracy, justice and freedom.