EFECiudad Victoria, Mexico

Hundreds of journalists marched through the streets of Ciudad Victoria, capital of the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas, on Thursday to demand justice for reporter Antonio de la Cruz, who was shot dead the previous day.

The journalists carried banners and shouted slogans such as "The truth is not killed," "Not one more," and "Justice for Toño."

One of the protests was staged by de la Cruz's colleagues at the local congress.

More than 100 journalists from various regions gathered in the downtown area of ??the city and began marching towards the government palace.