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Mexico's new president may investigate soldiers in missing students case

04 Dec 2018

MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador set up a commission on Monday tasked with determining what happened to 43 missing and presumed killed students, which could investigate soldiers over the events in 2014 that still haunt the country.

Mexico calls for 'full investigation' of U.S. tear gas at border

27 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/TIJUANA, Mexico Mexico's foreign ministry presented a diplomatic note to the U.S. government on Monday calling for "a full investigation" into what it described as non-lethal weapons directed towards Mexican territory on Sunday, a statement from the ministry said. | Video

U.S. fires tear gas into Mexico to repel migrants, closes border gate for several hours

26 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico U.S. authorities shut the country's busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into Mexico on Sunday to repel Central American migrants approaching the border after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed the asylum-seekers would not easily enter the country. | Video

Crime menaces migrants on Mexico border as Tijuana declares crisis

24 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Unaccompanied minors and other vulnerable migrants risk falling victim to crime in the Mexican border city of Tijuana, where thousands of Central Americans from caravans may be stuck for months as authorities tighten up asylum rules, advocates say.

Tensions rise at U.S.-Mexico border as migrants, holiday travellers wait to cross

23 Nov 2018

TIJUANA Hundreds of Central American migrants in Mexico massed on Thursday around a tense U.S. border crossing, where security measures held up long lines of Mexicans headed to Thanksgiving gatherings on the other side of the frontier. | Video

Trump likely to give U.S. troops authority to protect immigration agents

20 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON/TIJUANA, Mexico President Donald Trump is likely to give U.S. troops authority to protect immigration agents stationed along the U.S. border with Mexico if they come under threat from migrants seeking to cross into the United States, a U.S. official said on Monday.

Central Americans stalled at U.S.-Mexico border, mull work offers

18 Nov 2018

MEXICALI, Mexico Hundreds of migrants from a caravan of Central Americans were stalled at the U.S.-Mexico border on Saturday, where a handful said they welcomed recent Mexican offers of employment in the face of a hostile U.S. reception.

Migrants in Tijuana feel squeeze from both sides of U.S. border

16 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Central American migrants on Mexico's northern border are coming under pressure from two sides as the Trump administration blocks asylum to anyone entering the United States illegally, while local politicians question whether they should be in Mexico. | Video

'Get out!' Some Mexico border residents reject migrant arrivals

16 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico Demonized by U.S. President Donald Trump and exhausted after a harrowing journey, migrants from Central America in a caravan now face a new threat: open hostility from some Mexicans. | Video

'Get out': some Mexico border residents reject migrant arrivals

15 Nov 2018

TIJUANA, Mexico, Nov 15 Demonized by U.S. President Donald Trump and exhausted after a harrowing journey, members of Central American migrant caravans now face a new threat: open hostility from some Mexicans on the U.S. border.

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