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'Mexico doesn't want us': migrants get stuck at Mexico-Guatemala border

23 Jan 2020

Tecun Uman, GUATEMALA Hundreds of Central Americans trying to reach the United States were stuck at the Mexico-Guatemala border on Wednesday after the Mexican government beefed up security to meet U.S. demands to contain migrant flows.

Children go missing as Central American migrants clash with Mexican forces

21 Jan 2020

SUCHIATE RIVER, Guatemala/Mexico Mexican security forces fired tear gas at rock-hurling Central American migrants who waded across a river into Mexico earlier on Monday, in a chaotic scramble that saw mothers separated from their young children.

Large migrant caravan prepares to enter Mexico from Guatemala

20 Jan 2020

TECUN UMAN A large caravan of Central Americans was preparing to cross the Guatemalan border into Mexico on Monday, posing a potential challenge to the Mexican government's pledge to help the United States contain mass movements of migrants.

Migrant caravan gathers on Guatemala border to enter Mexico en masse

20 Jan 2020

TECUN UMAN Hundreds of Central Americans gathered on the Guatemala-Mexico border on Sunday, aiming to cross en masse early on Monday in what could prove a stiff test of the Mexican government's pledge to satisfy U.S. demands to curb migrant flows.

Migrants enter slowly at Guatemala-Mexico border after scuffles

18 Jan 2020

TECUN UMAN, Guatemala Central American migrants entered Mexico from Guatemala in small groups on Saturday after brief clashes earlier in the day when dozens of people tried to force their way across the border and were pushed back by Mexican security forces. | Video

'Stories through his music': Jose Jose fans pay tribute to Mexican singer

10 Oct 2019

MEXICO CITY Waving white roses, singing ballads and clutching portraits of a dapper man in a tuxedo, thousands of fans paid tribute to late pop crooner Jose Jose on Wednesday at a music-filled ceremony in Mexico City.

RPT-Mexico promotes tree diplomacy with El Salvador to boost poor areas

21 Jun 2019

TAPACHULA, Mexico, June 20 Millions of new trees will soon begin sprouting in El Salvador thanks to a program funded by the Mexican government that aims to help impoverished communities that often create fertile ground for fleeing migrants.

Mexico promotes tree diplomacy with El Salvador to boost poor areas

21 Jun 2019

TAPACHULA, Mexico Millions of new trees will soon begin sprouting in El Salvador thanks to a programme funded by the Mexican government that aims to help impoverished communities that often create fertile ground for fleeing migrants.

Mexico detains 791 undocumented migrants, National Guard starts to patrol southern border

16 Jun 2019

TAPACHULA, Mexico Mexican officials detained nearly 800 undocumented migrants on Saturday, the government said, in one of the biggest swoops against illegal immigration in recent months, as members of the National Guard began patrolling the southern border.

Mexican presidential front-runner vows to consult public about airport's future

17 Jun 2018

TEXCOCO, Mexico, June 17 Mexican presidential front-runner Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Sunday that if he wins the July 1 election, he will aim to hold a public vote before taking office on whether to finish building a $13 billion airport outside Mexico City.

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