A month before national elections, mexico is witnessing a level of violence in which drug traffickers have directly confronted the army, raising questions. Mexican officials said on sunday the government was set to unleash a new wave of troops to crack down on criminal groups in regions where a surge in violence led to.
An officer walks past burning debris during deadly clashes between striking teachers and police in oaxaca, mexico, on sunday, june 19 the violence came. Latin america is the most dangerous region in the world, and the situation is getting worse, a lot worse according to a recent world bank study, over the past two. Mexico city — two days after jorge antonio parral rabadán was kidnapped by a criminal gang, the mexican army raided the remote ranch where he was a.
Violence increased throughout mexico the armed forces continued to undertake regular policing functions human rights defenders and journalists were threatened. The state of violence against women in mexico tourists found dead video cameras filming under skirts an attempt to take off a woman's underwear mid-stride.
Patrons seen at a taco stand as the body of a man lay on the pavement, in ciudad obregon, mexico, in 2010 according to local media, the man died after suffering a. Personal horrors behind mexico gang violence lack of exposure to civilian narratives is numbing observers' take on devastating conflict.
Joaquin 'el chapo' guzman is escorted to a helicopter in handcuffs by mexican navy marines guzman, the leader of mexico's sinaloa drug cartel and considered the.
After several years of declining homicides, killings in mexico are on the rise across the country. A weekend of coordinated violence across jalisco state convulsed mexico’s second-largest city and a famed beach resort in the latest sign of the emergence of a. Mexico city, mexico -- as another year comes to a close in mexico, it has been filled with drug violence, controversy and crime rather than a decrease in drug crime. Mexico under siege sex, violence and a russian accent: 4 police officers arrested in case of 3 missing italians in mexico.