Tag archive for ‘Mexico’
    Bolivia’s Former President Accepts Asylum Offer, Heads for Mexico
    By asif On Tuesday, November 12th, 2019
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    Bolivia’s Former President Accepts Asylum Offer, Heads for Mexico

      Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard on Monday said his country decided to grant asylum “for humanitarian reasons, and given the urgent situation faced in Bolivia” More...

    Is Mexico Growing More Violent? Our Journalists Answer Reader Questions
    By asif On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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    Is Mexico Growing More Violent? Our Journalists Answer Reader Questions

    This week’s brutal ambush of a family in northern Mexico that left three women and six children dead was yet another shocking attack in a country enduring a year of record-setting violence. The attackers, who More...

    Mexico Says U.S. Homicides May Have Been Case of Mistaken Identity
    By asif On Thursday, November 7th, 2019
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    Mexico Says U.S. Homicides May Have Been Case of Mistaken Identity

    MEXICO CITY—Mexican authorities investigating the killing of nine U.S. citizens on a road in northwestern Mexico said that a shootout between two rival drug gangs earlier that day might have prompted the attack. Defense More...

    Mormon Family Massacre Stuns Mexico, Laying Bare Government’s Helplessness
    By asif On Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
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    Mormon Family Massacre Stuns Mexico, Laying Bare Government’s Helplessness

    MEXICO CITY — The women and their children were taking a drive along a familiar rural road in northern Mexico when the gunmen attacked, riddling the three-car convoy with bullets. One woman was shot at close More...

    Nine U.S. Citizens Killed in Ambush in Mexico
    By asif On Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
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    Nine U.S. Citizens Killed in Ambush in Mexico

    MEXICO CITY—Gunmen in Mexico ambushed three SUVs carrying U.S. citizens, killing three women and six children, leading President Trump to call for a war on Mexican drug cartels and ramping up pressure on Mexico’s More...

    9 Members of Mormon Family in Mexico Are Killed in Ambush
    By asif On Wednesday, November 6th, 2019
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    9 Members of Mormon Family in Mexico Are Killed in Ambush

    On Tuesday, President López Obrador defended his security strategy in the face of the drumbeat of violence, saying, “You cannot put out fire with fire.” He said “there will be intelligence, which has been More...