Tag Archives: Mexico

32 bodies, 9 human heads found in Mexico mass graves

MEXICO CITY: Authorities have exhumed 32 bodies and nine heads from several clandestine graves in Mexico’s violence-plagued southern state of Guerrero this week, officials said. The remains were unearthed between Tuesday and Thursday in 17 pits on a hill in the village of Pochahuixco, part of the municipality of Zitlala, a region beset by turf… Read More »

Mexico boosts support for its migrants in the US after Trump win

MEXICO CITY: Mexico’s foreign ministry announced fresh steps on Wednesday to provide support to Mexican citizens living in the United States following the victory in last week’s U.S. presidential election by Donald Trump, who has promised to crack down on immigrants in the country illegally. The ministry said it was acting to help Mexicans avoid… Read More »

Mexico president says Trump visit could have been done better

MEXICO CITY: Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto on Sunday defended his decision to host a visit by U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump to Mexico, but he said it could have been carried out “in a better way”. The hastily arranged meeting of Trump and Pena Nieto on Aug. 31 sparked outrage in Mexico because of… Read More »

Mexico stops truck with 121 Central American migrants bound for US

MEXICO CITY: Immigration authorities in southern Mexico stopped a truck carrying 121 Central American migrants with signs of asphyxiation and dehydration, the National Migration Institute said in a statement on Thursday. Migration officials stopped the truck during a routine operation in the southern state of Tabasco, and were alerted to the migrants inside when they… Read More »

Exclusive – Chinese-Mexican man at centre of US$205 million seizure could be extradited to Mexico in days: lawyer

WASHINGTON/NEW YORK: A Chinese-Mexican businessman accused of drug trafficking could be handed over by U.S. authorities to Mexican authorities as early as next week as he has nearly exhausted his legal options, ending a years-long extradition battle, his lawyer told Reuters. Zhenli Ye Gon’s July 2007 arrest in the United States and the seizure of… Read More »

Mexico keep faith with coach Osorio despite 7-0 humiliation

MEXICO CITY: Coach Juan Carlos Osorio has survived Mexico’s shock 7-0 pasting by title holders Chile in the Copa America Centenario after being confirmed in his position by the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) on Thursday. Mexico, among the favourites and counting on massive support in the tournament in the United States, were crushed by Chile… Read More »