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# mexico - Saturday 20 October, 2018

Tense standoff as migrants on way to US met with wall of police at Mexican border
# Immigration Caravan
# Immigration Caravan

Tense standoff as migrants on way to US met with wall of police at Mexican border

Oct 20th 2018, 1:22 PM 18,821 Views 25 Comments

Some migrants yelled “We are hungry!” while others wailed that they had children.

# mexico - Thursday 20 September, 2018

A mobile tractor-trailer morgue carrying 273 dead bodies has sparked outrage in Mexico
# Guadalajara
# Guadalajara

A mobile tractor-trailer morgue carrying 273 dead bodies has sparked outrage in Mexico

Sep 20th 2018, 8:51 AM 31,496 Views 21 Comments

It was moved around to different neighbourhoods before new outlets broadcast footage of the truck.

# mexico - Tuesday 18 September, 2018

Diego Maradona makes winning start in Mexico
# El Diez
From The42
# El Diez

Diego Maradona makes winning start in Mexico

Sep 18th 2018, 9:03 AM 4,132 Views 1 Comment

The Argentina icon is up and running with his latest club.

# mexico - Sunday 16 September, 2018

From Colombian cartels to grow-houses in Galway: where do Ireland's illegal drugs come from?
# Recreational Drugs
# Recreational Drugs

From Colombian cartels to grow-houses in Galway: where do Ireland's illegal drugs come from?

Sep 16th 2018, 12:05 AM 38,768 Views 53 Comments

We look at the connection between international crime gangs and Irish customers.

# mexico - Saturday 15 September, 2018

Gunmen dressed as mariachi band killed three people in a Mexico City downtown square
# Plaza Garibaldi
# Plaza Garibaldi

Gunmen dressed as mariachi band killed three people in a Mexico City downtown square

Sep 15th 2018, 11:30 AM 9,877 Views 15 Comments

Three assailants carried out the shooting in a square popular with tourists.

# mexico - Tuesday 11 September, 2018

'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her'
# Human Rights Defenders
# Human Rights Defenders

'I ran away but she sat there... Then they smiled and shot her'

Sep 11th 2018, 7:00 AM 29,100 Views 10 Comments

Jim Loughran shares some of his experiences visiting human rights defenders in some of the most dangerous places for them on the planet.

# mexico - Friday 7 September, 2018

Diego Maradona is a manager again
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

Diego Maradona is a manager again

Sep 7th 2018, 9:40 PM 11,020 Views 5 Comments

The Argentina legend will coach second-division side Dorados in Mexico.

Mass grave site with 166 bodies found in Mexico
# Veracruz
# Veracruz

Mass grave site with 166 bodies found in Mexico

Sep 7th 2018, 7:05 AM 16,890 Views 9 Comments

Authorities have used drones and ground-penetrating radar to help them locate the bodies.

# mexico - Monday 27 August, 2018

Trump says 'really good deal' reached with Mexico on trade
# Trade Deal
# Trade Deal

Trump says 'really good deal' reached with Mexico on trade

Aug 27th 2018, 5:24 PM 9,197 Views 30 Comments

Negotiators have been working for weeks to iron out differences to revise the nearly 25-year old North American Free Trade Agreement.

# mexico - Saturday 25 August, 2018

'Our relationship is getting closer': Donald Trump hints at new trade agreement between US and Mexico

'Our relationship is getting closer': Donald Trump hints at new trade agreement between US and Mexico

Aug 25th 2018, 5:32 PM 9,959 Views 15 Comments

The trilateral NAFTA treaty has been a key target of the US president’s aggressive trade strategy.

# mexico - Wednesday 1 August, 2018

97 injured as Mexican plane crashes at airport in hail storm
# Mexico
# Mexico

97 injured as Mexican plane crashes at airport in hail storm

Aug 1st 2018, 6:54 AM 12,448 Views 1 Comment

There were no fatalities.

# mexico - Friday 27 July, 2018

Hundreds of children at US-Mexican border separated from parents after deadline to reunite them passes
# Immigration Control
# Immigration Control

Hundreds of children at US-Mexican border separated from parents after deadline to reunite them passes

Jul 27th 2018, 11:24 AM 11,214 Views 68 Comments

Travel was organised for another 1800 children to be reunited with their parents yesterday.

# mexico - Thursday 12 July, 2018

Mexico earthquake unearths a temple dedicated to an ancient rain god
# Mexico
# Mexico

Mexico earthquake unearths a temple dedicated to an ancient rain god

Jul 12th 2018, 8:40 AM 31,030 Views 24 Comments

The structure is believed to date back to around the year 1150.

# mexico - Friday 6 July, 2018

'It rained fire' - At least 24 dead after explosions at Mexican fireworks factory
# Tultepec
# Tultepec

'It rained fire' - At least 24 dead after explosions at Mexican fireworks factory

Jul 6th 2018, 10:46 AM 7,278 Views 4 Comments

The victims included four firefighters and five police.

# mexico - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Thiago Silva defends Neymar theatrics after Brazil victory
# Samba Boys
From The42
# Samba Boys

Thiago Silva defends Neymar theatrics after Brazil victory

Jul 3rd 2018, 8:44 AM 8,644 Views 12 Comments

Brazil meet Belgium in a blockbuster World Cup quarter-final on Friday and Thiago Silva is ready for a physical and technical challenge.

# mexico - Monday 2 July, 2018

As it happened: Brazil v Mexico, World Cup last 16 From The42
Live Jul 2nd 2018, 2:11 PM

As it happened: Brazil v Mexico, World Cup last 16

'We need real change': Anti-establishment leftist sweeps to victory in Mexico presidential election
# Ob La Di Obrador
# Ob La Di Obrador

'We need real change': Anti-establishment leftist sweeps to victory in Mexico presidential election

Jul 2nd 2018, 7:16 AM 8,505 Views 42 Comments

The 64-year-old Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador tapped into the public’s desire for real change, supporters said.

# mexico - Thursday 28 June, 2018

Hotel mattress could be to blame for Marcelo's World Cup injury
# Sleeping Conditions
From The42
# Sleeping Conditions

Hotel mattress could be to blame for Marcelo's World Cup injury

Jun 28th 2018, 1:50 PM 9,286 Views 8 Comments

The Real Madrid full-back was forced off early in Brazil’s win over Serbia yesterday due to back spasms.

Embassy-storming, Korean-cradling Mexico fans are winning this World Cup
# Koreano Hermano
From The42
# Koreano Hermano

Embassy-storming, Korean-cradling Mexico fans are winning this World Cup

Jun 28th 2018, 11:39 AM 6,107 Views 14 Comments

The greatest fans in the world (right now).

# mexico - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

US border agents scale back zero-tolerance policy for migrant families
# Temporary
# Temporary

US border agents scale back zero-tolerance policy for migrant families

Jun 26th 2018, 7:37 AM 7,995 Views 27 Comments

Parents separated from their children have spoken about their desperate attempts to be reunited.

# mexico - Saturday 23 June, 2018

Chicharito and Vela on the scoresheet as impressive Mexico make it two wins from two
# The Little Pea
From The42
# The Little Pea

Chicharito and Vela on the scoresheet as impressive Mexico make it two wins from two

Jun 23rd 2018, 5:55 PM 5,550 Views 4 Comments

Javier Hernandez scored his 50th international goal as Mexico defeated South Korea 2-1 on Saturday.

The Mexican fans at the World Cup who took a cardboard cutout friend to Russia
# El Tri
From The42
# El Tri

The Mexican fans at the World Cup who took a cardboard cutout friend to Russia

Jun 23rd 2018, 3:55 PM 8,620 Views 1 Comment

This is what happens when you pull out of a trip.

# mexico - Monday 18 June, 2018

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Mexico over alleged homophobic chants by fans
# Investigation
From The42
# Investigation

Fifa opens disciplinary proceedings against Mexico over alleged homophobic chants by fans

Jun 18th 2018, 5:31 PM 6,380 Views 0 Comments

It is alleged some Mexico fans chanted slurs at Germany goalkeeper Manuel Neuer.

'We now have to win both games and are under extreme pressure' — Thomas Muller
# Vulnerable
From The42
# Vulnerable

'We now have to win both games and are under extreme pressure' — Thomas Muller

Jun 18th 2018, 7:55 AM 4,566 Views 1 Comment

Germany’s chastening loss to Mexico in Moscow has their World Cup defence in jeopardy and Muller urged his colleagues to response.

# mexico - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'We played very badly' - World champions made to pay during Mexico defeat, admits Loew
# All Time Lowe
From The42
# All Time Lowe

'We played very badly' - World champions made to pay during Mexico defeat, admits Loew

Jun 17th 2018, 7:34 PM 5,636 Views 5 Comments

Germany lost their opening game at a World Cup for the first time in 36 years with a 1-0 defeat against Mexico.

Mexico stun Germany as champions begin World Cup defence with shock defeat
# Feeling Lowe
From The42
# Feeling Lowe

Mexico stun Germany as champions begin World Cup defence with shock defeat

Jun 17th 2018, 5:56 PM 10,577 Views 16 Comments

Hirving Lozano scored the only goal of the game as Mexico secured a thoroughly deserved win over a desperately poor Germany.

# mexico - Saturday 2 June, 2018

Bielsa backed for Leeds job by Mexico coach Osorio
# Candidate
From The42
# Candidate

Bielsa backed for Leeds job by Mexico coach Osorio

Jun 2nd 2018, 11:41 AM 3,382 Views 5 Comments

The colourful Argentine is considered by a fellow coach to be the right man to revitalise a sleeping giant and guide them back to the Premier League.

# mexico - Tuesday 15 May, 2018

Former Barca defender in line to become third man to play in five World Cups
# Legendary Status
From The42
# Legendary Status

Former Barca defender in line to become third man to play in five World Cups

May 15th 2018, 4:33 PM 14,208 Views 6 Comments

Rafael Marquez has been beset by legal problems off the field this year but he has been named in Mexico’s preliminary World Cup squad.

# mexico - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Mexican rapper confesses to dissolving bodies of three missing students in acid
# Jalisco
# Jalisco

Mexican rapper confesses to dissolving bodies of three missing students in acid

Apr 26th 2018, 7:01 AM 54,611 Views 0 Comments

Also a Youtube star, the rapper known as QBA said he worked for a local drug cartel, police said.

# mexico - Saturday 21 April, 2018

Europa League trophy stolen and recovered hours later in Mexico, authorities say
# Close Call
From The42
# Close Call

Europa League trophy stolen and recovered hours later in Mexico, authorities say

Apr 21st 2018, 11:14 AM 7,677 Views 7 Comments

The trophy had been on display at the football stadium in the city of Leon on Friday night.

# mexico - Saturday 14 April, 2018

The rush to sell Mexico's 'cocaine of the sea' (fish bladders) in China is pushing two species toward extinction
# Totoaba
# Totoaba

The rush to sell Mexico's 'cocaine of the sea' (fish bladders) in China is pushing two species toward extinction

Apr 14th 2018, 7:00 AM 16,856 Views 9 Comments

Totoaba swim bladders can sell for up to over €16,000 in China.

# mexico - Saturday 7 April, 2018

US southern states heed Trump's call and send hundreds of troops to 'lawless' Mexico border
# Build The Wall
# Build The Wall

US southern states heed Trump's call and send hundreds of troops to 'lawless' Mexico border

Apr 7th 2018, 7:37 AM 15,387 Views 57 Comments

The deployment of 400 troops has been described as an “initial surge”.

# mexico - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

'It's like we have no border': Donald Trump vows to deploy military to the US-Mexico border
# Military
# Military

'It's like we have no border': Donald Trump vows to deploy military to the US-Mexico border

Apr 3rd 2018, 6:50 PM 15,297 Views 74 Comments

Trump made his latest comments during a White House meeting with Baltic leaders.

# mexico - Monday 2 April, 2018

'They laugh at our dumb laws': Trump says deal for young immigrants is off the table
# The Wall
# The Wall

'They laugh at our dumb laws': Trump says deal for young immigrants is off the table

Apr 2nd 2018, 8:20 AM 31,263 Views 56 Comments

The US President said people were trying to take advantage of the Obama-era programme, which protects immigrants who arrive without documents as children.

# mexico - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Donald Trump will today visit the eight towering prototypes for his 'big beautiful border wall'
# Down Mexico Way
# Down Mexico Way

Donald Trump will today visit the eight towering prototypes for his 'big beautiful border wall'

Mar 13th 2018, 10:24 AM 46,277 Views 75 Comments

Several protests are being planned.

# mexico - Saturday 17 February, 2018

13 killed after helicopter crashes as it made way to Mexico earthquake epicentre
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

13 killed after helicopter crashes as it made way to Mexico earthquake epicentre

Feb 17th 2018, 5:38 PM 11,171 Views 6 Comments

A 7.2 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico at 11.39pm Irish time last night.

# mexico - Sunday 4 February, 2018

Nearly 200 US-bound migrants found packed into bottom of truck
# Mexico
# Mexico

Nearly 200 US-bound migrants found packed into bottom of truck

Feb 4th 2018, 8:03 AM 14,356 Views 23 Comments

More than 300 Central American men, women and children were taken into custody as part of the operation.

# mexico - Thursday 18 January, 2018

Trump says his plan for border wall has never changed after aide called it 'uninformed'
# Border Crossing
# Border Crossing

Trump says his plan for border wall has never changed after aide called it 'uninformed'

Jan 18th 2018, 7:44 PM 9,909 Views 40 Comments

Trump also clarified the wall would not be built in areas of natural protection.

# mexico - Saturday 13 January, 2018

Sean Spicer says 'there's a difference' between Irish and Mexican immigrants coming to US
# Forgiving Trump
# Forgiving Trump

Sean Spicer says 'there's a difference' between Irish and Mexican immigrants coming to US

Jan 13th 2018, 12:58 PM 48,794 Views 118 Comments

The former White House press secretary also said his Catholic beliefs helped him to forgive Donald Trump’s ‘pussy’ comments.

# mexico - Friday 1 December, 2017

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off
# Eastern Promise
From The42
# Eastern Promise

World Cup 2018: Germany start against Mexico as Russia face Saudi Arabia in big kick-off

Dec 1st 2017, 4:51 PM 8,821 Views 7 Comments

The Iberian derby between Spain and Portugal is the pick of the World Cup 2018 group stage draw, with Germany starting against Mexico.