In an unusual, if not unprecedented show of protest Mexicans upset about gas prices have occupied inspection lanes stopping vehicles entering from the US.
Trump announced US withdrawal from the TPP because he favours one-on-one agreements with other nations over multilateral pacts.
Mexicans are increasingly using social media as a tool to discuss and protest.
The governor of Quintana Roo state, Carlos Joaquin, said three attackers and one police officer died in the incident.
Five people died and 15 were wounded in a shooting at the Blue Parrot nightclub.
A series of unpopular measures by the Mexican president has led to protests across the country with experts speculating a probable ‘Mexican Spring’
Popular vote shows Mexican distaste for the incoming US president but Mexico’s government is responding with conciliatory gestures and goodwill. How will the bilateral relations play out in the future?
A Costa Rican scholar does his best to predict what the coming years might hold for troubled Central America, about which Trump has uttered nary a syllable.
The simultaneous price hikes for fuel, electricity and domestic gas sparked protests in a climate of discontent over growing impunity, corruption and social inequality.
Rights groups estimate 30,000 migrants, mostly from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala, are working in bars in shopping streets and red light districts in Tapachula near the Guatemala border that has become a trafficking hotspot.
The suspect was arrested in a joint operation by the FBI, Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) and Jalisco state officials.
Will the US end its aggressive counter-narcotics strategy, which has battered Latin America for four decades?
Trump’s signature campaign promise, the wall across the Mexico border, might initially end up being a US Treasury-funded fence.
Mexicans were enraged by the 20% fuel price hike announced over the weekend as part of a government deregulation of the energy sector.
Blockades of fuel storage terminals by protesters angered by a double-digit increase in gasoline prices has led to a “critical situation” in at least three Mexican states, state oil company Pemex said.
“If he is detected here in Costa Rica, he will be detained and immediately deported,” security minister Gustavo Mata told a news conference.
The blasts at the San Pablito open-air market killed at least 33 people, but two days later, forensic investigators still haven’t found the cause of the blasts.
It was the third time in just over a decade that explosions have hit the popular San Pablito marketplace in Tultepec, about 32 km north of Mexico City.
The government has decided to protect vast new expanses of land and sea. But bad planning and lax regulations are likely to limit, or even undermine, this conservation effort.
Mexico’s relationship with China appeared to cool after Pena Nieto scrapped high-profile rail and retail projects that were supposed to usher in a new era of business between the manufacturing rivals.
What has the decade-long frontal assault on cartels achieved?
The high levels of violence and displacement in Central America and Mexico could likely be due to the exploitation of natural resources.
Trump’s tough campaign rhetoric sent tremors through the slums of Central America and the close-knit migrant communities in US cities, with many choosing to fast-forward their plans and migrate north before Trump takes office on January 20.
Trump’s election has sent shockwaves through Mexico and Central America, which rely heavily on US remittances and bilateral trade with their neighbour.
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A compilation of what we know of the new US president’s foreign policy standpoints.
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The recent violent rape and murder of a 16-year-old Argentinian girl has sparked a region-wide protest movement against sexual violence in Latin America.
Trump said he was being attacked because he was an outsider who had never previously run for office, which he argues is a virtue.
Thousands in Mexico protested against a proposal last month to legalise same-sex marriage saying it would undermine Catholic values and the traditional family, but a deeper analysis reveals flaws in those arguments.
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Mexico’s central bank chief Agustin Carstens said the scenario for Mexico was better with a Clinton win in the November 8 presidential election.
The volcano, located in western Mexico between Colima and Jalisco, erupted on Friday.
The disappearance of 43 students has become shorthand for the authorities’ reckless approach to human rights – where those responsible for crimes such as torture, extrajudicial executions and enforced disappearances are rarely brought before the courts.
Children should not be criminalised for fleeing the horrors of war, yet the US has an ugly record of detaining unaccompanied refugee children.
The US and Mexican government’s prioritisation of border security over human security has had dire consequences.
Veracruz (Mexico) is the most dangerous place in America for the news gatherers, with seventeen journalists killed and five gone missing in the last six years.
Mexico government investigates role of corrupt police who allegedly abducted 43 trainee teachers to hand over them to local drug cartel, who killed them.