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VIDEO: Church 'appears' from reservoir in Mexico

Sunday, October 18th 2015, 16:22
related places: Chiapas

The ruins of a huge 16th Century church have emerged from a reservoir in the southern state of Chiapas in Mexico.
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VIDEO: 'El Chapo' injured in failed capture

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 23:51

The Mexican government says the fugitive drug cartel leader, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, suffered face and leg injuries in a recent failed attempt to re-capture him.
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Mexico's 'El Chapo hurt in capture bid'

Saturday, October 17th 2015, 4:35
related places: El Chapo

Fugitive Mexican drugs lord Joaquin Guzman suffered face and leg injuries as he narrowly evaded a police operation to recapture him, officials say.
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Guzman prison guards video released

Thursday, October 15th 2015, 11:33

Video footage shows more details of the escape of Mexico's top drug lord Joaquin "Shorty" Guzman - and the reaction from guards upon discovering it.
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VIDEO: El Chapo CCTV shows guards' confusion

Thursday, October 15th 2015, 10:57

New footage reveals the confusion of Mexican prison guards when they found a large hole in the cell of notorious cartel leader Joaquin Guzman, and the inmate gone.
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Mexico police seize 'crime boss'

Wednesday, October 14th 2015, 10:39
related places: Jalisco

Police in Mexico arrest a man who they suspect of being behind a spate of murders in the western state of Jalisco.
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Mexico ex-governor injured in attack

Tuesday, October 13th 2015, 10:23
related places: Colima

The ex-governor of the western Mexican state of Colima, Fernando Moreno, is being treated in hospital after he was shot six times by unidentified gunmen.
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Mexico releases file on 43 students

Sunday, October 11th 2015, 22:06

Mexico's attorney general makes public the file on last year's disappearance of 43 student teachers who clashed with the police.
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Mexican judge frees army suspects

Monday, October 5th 2015, 23:31

A Mexican judge rules there is insufficient evidence to try four of seven soldiers charged with killing 22 suspects after they surrendered.
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Mexico: Migration through a lens

Monday, October 5th 2015, 23:17
related countries: United States United States

Heading north from southern Mexico to the United States
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BP in $20bn settlement over oil spill

Monday, October 5th 2015, 17:54
related countries: United States United States

The US Justice Department has finalised a $20bn settlement with BP over the fatal Gulf of Mexico oil disaster in 2010.
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US fugitive found after 24 years on run

Tuesday, September 29th 2015, 23:35
related countries: United States United States
related places: Oregon

A man wanted on suspicion of kidnapping and torturing two women in Oregon is arrested in Mexico after more than two decades on the run.
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Three jailed for Mexico bar murders

Sunday, September 27th 2015, 21:33

A Mexico City judge has sentenced three men for their roles in the kidnapping and murder of 13 young people two years ago.
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Rally for missing Mexican students

Sunday, September 27th 2015, 2:23

The parents of 43 students missing in Mexico lead a march of thousands of people in the capital to mark one year since their disappearance.
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VIDEO: Iguala students: The disappeared 43

Friday, September 25th 2015, 23:05

A poet tries to understand how Mexican students disappeared
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VIDEO: Why disappearing is worse than death

Friday, September 25th 2015, 20:30
related countries: Argentina Argentina

One Argentine artist - whose brother disappeared in the 1970s - is trying to keep the memory of the Mexican students alive.
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Special team to probe Mexico missing

Friday, September 25th 2015, 0:55

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto announces the creation of a special team to look into the disappearance of 43 students a year ago.
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Mexico students clash with police

Tuesday, September 22nd 2015, 22:45

Riot police in Mexico clash with students from Ayotzinapa College who seized 12 buses in order to take part in a protest against impunity.
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Mexico 'arrests El Chapo jail chiefs'

Saturday, September 19th 2015, 7:48
related places: El Chapo

Top Mexican prison officials are arrested over the escape of the notorious drugs lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman from a high-security facility, sources say.
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Mexico arrests Guerrero gang leader

Friday, September 18th 2015, 0:48
related places: Guerrero

The Mexican authorities arrest a gang leader who they say was a key figure in the disappearance of 43 students last year in Guerrero state.
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Second Mexican student identified

Thursday, September 17th 2015, 1:20
related places: Guerrero, Iguala

Mexico says the burnt remains of a second student out of 43 who disappeared last year in Iguala in Guerrero state have been identified.
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Mexico minister visits Egypt victims

Wednesday, September 16th 2015, 23:09
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Mexico's foreign minister visits the survivors of an Egyptian army attack in which Mexicans were killed when they were mistaken for militants.
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Mexico confirms eight killed in Egypt

Wednesday, September 16th 2015, 10:41
related countries: Egypt Egypt
related places: Cairo

Mexico confirms that eight of its nationals were killed in Egypt's Western Desert on Sunday when Egyptian security forces mistook them for militants.
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VIDEO: Mexico seeks answers for tourist deaths

Tuesday, September 15th 2015, 5:24
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egypt has apologised for the killing of 12 people, including eight Mexican tourists, by security forces in an anti-terror operation.
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Egypt apologises for Mexico deaths

Monday, September 14th 2015, 16:50
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egypt's prime minister apologises after 12 people, including eight Mexican tourists, are mistakenly killed in an anti-terror operation.
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Egyptian forces kill Mexican tourists

Monday, September 14th 2015, 14:08
related countries: Egypt Egypt

Egyptian security forces mistakenly kill 12 people, reportedly including eight Mexican tourists, during an anti-terror operation, the interior ministry says.
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Mexico prison staff charged over Guzman

Tuesday, September 8th 2015, 10:11

Four Mexican officials are charged with aiding the escape of the notorious drugs lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman.
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VIDEO: New Mexico student inquiry ordered

Monday, September 7th 2015, 3:04

An independent investigation into the disappearance of 43 Mexican students nearly a year ago has rejected the government's account of events.
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Mexico's students inquiry rejected

Monday, September 7th 2015, 1:40

An independent investigation into the disappearance of 43 Mexican students last year rejects the government's account of events.
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US court in key transgender ruling

Friday, September 4th 2015, 1:14
related countries: United States United States

A US appeals court grants a transgender illegal immigrant the right to stay, as she would face discrimination in Mexico.
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VIDEO: Beetles ride again in Mexico

Sunday, August 30th 2015, 3:33

Volkswagen Beetles are being raced in Mexico.
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VIDEO: Trump-Ramos spat 'hurting Republicans'

Thursday, August 27th 2015, 14:06
related countries: Spain Spain, United States United States

The former Mexican ambassador to the US says Donald Trump's expulsion of a Spanish-language reporter this week from his press conference is doing little to help the GOP's plans to lure Latin American Voters
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VIDEO: Mexico butterfly haven at risk

Wednesday, August 26th 2015, 5:04

Experts are warning that illegal logging in central Mexico is putting the wintering grounds of millions of butterflies at risk.
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VIDEO: US-Mexican march against Vietnam War

Tuesday, August 25th 2015, 23:00
related countries: United States United States, Vietnam Vietnam

The Mexican American campaign against Vietnam war
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VIDEO: Mystery of Mexico's dead fish

Wednesday, August 19th 2015, 5:37
related places: Jalisco

Thousands of dead fish have washed up on the shores of Lake Cajititlan in Mexico's Jalisco state.
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The Mexican comedians with a serious civic message

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 23:51

Fighting a lack of civic spirit with humour
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Mass fish death in Mexican lake

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 17:50

Fishermen remove thousands of dead fish from the shores of Lake Cajititlan in western Mexico, as arguments rage about why the fish are dying.
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Probe into Mexico students 'blocked'

Tuesday, August 18th 2015, 6:25

Regional human rights investigators say they have been denied access to military personnel who may have witnessed the disappearance of 43 students in Mexico last September.
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Mexico nursery fire: Arrests ordered

Thursday, August 13th 2015, 10:50
related places: Sonora

Twenty-two people face arrest in connection with a 2009 fire at a nursery in the Mexican state of Sonora in which 49 children died.
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Mexico bans baby formula giveaways

Tuesday, August 11th 2015, 23:22

Mexican health authorities ban giveaways of baby formula at hospitals, saying the country needed to boost low breastfeeding rates.
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Activist for Mexico's missing killed

Monday, August 10th 2015, 3:40

A leading Mexican activist who helped families search for missing relatives, including 43 students who disappeared last year, is killed.
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VIDEO: Video shows raid on cocaine 'drug sub'

Friday, August 7th 2015, 8:33
related countries: United States United States

The US coast guard releases video of a raid on a semi-submersible vessel off Mexico in July in which six tonnes of cocaine worth $181m (£116m) was seized.
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US offers $5m for 'Shorty' Guzman

Thursday, August 6th 2015, 15:54
related countries: United States United States

The US government announces that it will pay $5m (£3.2m) for information leading to the capture of fugitive Mexican cartel leader Joaquin Guzman.
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Mexico seeks Espinosa murder suspects

Wednesday, August 5th 2015, 11:41
related places: Espinosa

Mexican investigators release video surveillance footage of three suspects leaving the flat in which a photojournalist and four women were found murdered.
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Mexico condemns journalist's murder

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 11:28

Mexican officials say there will be no impunity in the case of five people, including journalist Ruben Espinosa, who were found murdered on Friday.
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VIDEO: Inside US-Mexico border 'drug tunnel'

Tuesday, August 4th 2015, 0:22
related countries: United States United States
related places: Security

Security forces in Mexico have discovered an underground tunnel leading to the United States.
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US-Mexico border drug tunnel found

Monday, August 3rd 2015, 15:26
related countries: United States United States
related places: Tijuana

Mexican security forces show media a sophisticated drugs tunnel they uncovered near the city of Tijuana on the border with the US.
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Mexican photojournalist found dead

Sunday, August 2nd 2015, 16:49

A Mexican photojournalist who said he was being threatened and harassed is found shot dead with four other people in a flat in Mexico City.
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Runaway lorry kills Mexico pilgrims

Thursday, July 30th 2015, 5:13

A lorry in central Mexico ploughs into a religious procession, killing at least 16 pilgrims and injuring about 30, officials say.
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Mexico dismiss Herrera as coach

Tuesday, July 28th 2015, 21:32
related places: Herrera

Mexico sack coach Miguel Herrera after allegations that he punched a journalist two days after the country's Gold Cup win.
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