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Lizbeth Diaz

Mexican prosecutors investigate police shooting of Central American migrant

Aug 01 2019

MEXICO CITY Mexican authorities are investigating the death of a Central American father shot by police in the northern city of Saltillo, state prosecutors said Thursday.

In 21st century, threats 'from all sides' for Latin America's original languages

Jul 29 2019

VALLE DE LAS PALMAS, Mexico At school in Tecate in the 1950s, a city sitting on Mexico's border with the United States, Josefina Meza was welcomed by a chorus of children's chants in a language she did not understand. | Video

Mother of senior aide to Mexico's ex-president arrested in Germany

Jul 24 2019

MEXICO CITY The mother of Emilio Lozoya, the former chief executive of Mexican state oil company Pemex and a close confidant to ex-President Enrique Pena Nieto, has been arrested in Germany, Lozoya's lawyer said on Wednesday.

Violent Mexican border city opens its doors to U.S. asylum seekers

Jul 10 2019

MEXICO CITY Nuevo Laredo, a Mexican border city known for high rates of violence, received its first foreign migrants from the United States on Tuesday as part of a program begun in January, U.S. and Mexican officials said.

Mexican manufacturers demand background checks for migrant labor

Jul 02 2019

MEXICO CITY/CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum, but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals.

Mexican manufacturers demand background checks for migrant labor

Jul 02 2019

MEXICO CITY/CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico, July 2 (Reuters) - M exican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum, but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals.

Mexico migrant shelter accuses police of intimidation

Jun 27 2019

MEXICO CITY A Mexican migrant shelter is raising concern over what it said was an unauthorized attempt by Mexico's National Guard to enter the facility and question migrants.

Central Americans yearning for U.S. turn to smugglers amid Trump asylum crackdown

Jun 27 2019

TIJUANA, Mexico Frustrated by a long wait in Mexico for his U.S. asylum application and fearful of being returned to El Salvador, 30-year-old Omar Gonzalez said he would pay a smuggler to take him on the perilous journey north across the border to the United States.

Central Americans yearning for U.S. turn to smugglers amid Trump asylum crackdown

Jun 27 2019

TIJUANA, Mexico Frustrated by a long wait in Mexico for his U.S. asylum application and fearful of being returned to El Salvador, 30-year-old Omar Gonzalez said he would pay a smuggler to take him on the perilous journey north across the border to the United States.

Central Americans yearning for U.S. turn to smugglers amid Trump asylum crackdown

Jun 26 2019

TIJUANA, Mexico Frustrated by a long wait in Mexico for his U.S. asylum application and fearful of being returned to El Salvador, 30-year-old Omar Gonzalez said he would pay a smuggler to take him on the perilous journey north across the border to the United States.

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