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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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Mexico search finds 60 mass graves

Monday, July 27th 2015, 4:52
related places: Guerrero

Sixty mass graves have been found in Mexico's Guerrero state during a search for 43 students abducted there last year, officials reveal.
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Mexico jails Guzman prison guards

Friday, July 24th 2015, 20:44

A Mexican judge jails three prison officers while an inquiry continues into the escape of drug cartel head Joaquin Guzman.
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Donald Trump visits Mexican border

Thursday, July 23rd 2015, 21:36
related countries: United States United States
related places: Texas

Donald Trump tours the US-Mexico border in Texas, an area he vows to secure if he is elected US president.
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Ugly scenes as Mexico beat Panama

Thursday, July 23rd 2015, 8:47
related countries: Panama Panama

Players clash and objects are thrown from the stands as Mexico win a controversial Gold Cup semi-final against Panama.
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Trump to visit US-Mexico border

Wednesday, July 22nd 2015, 19:47
related countries: United States United States

US presidential candidate Donald Trump is to visit the border with Mexico on Thursday after making illegal immigration the focus of his campaign.
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'El Chapo' will be Pena Nieto's legacy

Monday, July 20th 2015, 0:03

Drug lord's escape casts shadow over Mexican president
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Guzman prison officers charged

Saturday, July 18th 2015, 0:21

Seven prison officers have been charged with involvement in the escape of the notorious Mexican drug lord, Joaquin 'Shorty' Guzman, on Saturday.
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Mexico steps up 'Shorty' Guzman hunt

Thursday, July 16th 2015, 10:55

Almost 10,000 police in Mexico are searching for fugitive drug lord Joaquin 'Shorty' Guzman after his escape on Saturday from a maximum-security jail.
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What's it like to grow up black, white, Mexican, Nigerian, Bengali....

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 23:38
related countries: Nigeria Nigeria

The global conversation about growing up in different cultures
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Mexico in historic oil auction

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 19:23

For the first time in nearly 80 years, Mexico is opening up its oil industry to foreign investors, selling off 14 exploration blocks.
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Mexico releases Guzman escape footage

Wednesday, July 15th 2015, 13:02

Mexican authorities release CCTV footage showing the moments before drug lord Joaquin Guzman escaped from a maximum security prison via a tunnel.
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