An Unusually Deadly Year For Women Journalists Around the World, Report Finds

The Intercept
Dec 21, 2017 · 5 min read

By Henriette Chacar

Police and forensic experts inspect the wreckage of a car bomb believed to have killed journalist and blogger Daphne Caruana Galizia close to her home in Bidnija, Malta, on October 16, 2017. STR/AFP/Getty Images

On Tuesday, Mexican journalist Gumaro Pérez Aguilando was shot in the head while attending his son’s Christmas play. In October, a car bomb killed Maltese journalist Daphne Caruana Galizia as she drove near her home. Over the summer, Swedish journalist Kim Wall was stabbed to death on assignment aboard a homemade…

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