After Mexico, Peru has followed suit and expelled the North Korean ambassador over the country’s defiance to end its nuclear program.
President Enrique Pena Nieto declared three days of national mourning and pledged to rebuild shattered towns and villages.
The 8.1 magnitude quake off the southern coast late Thursday was stronger than a devastating 1985 temblor that flattened swathes of Mexico City and killed thousands.
Veracruz state officials said in a statement on Friday that the storm could cause landslides and flooding, and urged people living below hills and slopes to be prepared to evacuate.
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Three Mexican governors have been arrested in 2017 after fleeing justice, and nearly 90% of the country’s citizens see the government as deeply corrupt.
The Institutional Revolutionary Party loosened its rules on Wednesday, granting President Enrique Pena Nieto more power to pick his own candidate.
A commission reviewing PRI statutes voted to make the change on Wednesday but the move must still be approved by a wider group on Saturday.
Amidst the social upheaval in Venezuela, 1,420 Venezuelans have sought asylum in Mexico in the first six months in 2017, a nearly four-fold jump from 2016.
The projects, on about 24 km of the frontier extending east from the Pacific Ocean, are part of Donald Trump’s planned wall between the US and Mexico.
This is not the first time Mexico’s government has been accused of spying on and harassing citizens whose activities it finds inconvenient.
Support for President Pena Nieto’s Institutional Revolutionary Party stood at 17%, 11 percentage points behind the top choice, Lopez Obrador’s National Regeneration Movement.
Mexico’s ruling party weighs changes to internal rules that could open the door to outsider candidates untainted by scandal for 2018 presidential election.
Trump also told reporters it was important that border agents and others should be able to see through the wall so they could be aware of oncoming dangers
The lawsuit said that some US Customs and Border Protection agents referred to President Trump’s tough immigration policies when turning away asylum seekers.
The Mexican state of Veracruz has opened an investigation into the death of a Honduran photojournalist Edwin Rivera Paz who had apparently fled his home country fearing for his life.
Citizen Lab said it had found a trace of the Pegasus spyware in a phone belonging to a group of experts backed by IACHR who had travelled to Mexico to investigate the disappearance of the 43 students.
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The carnage was particularly embarrassing to Mexico as it came the same day US Department of Homeland Security secretary John Kelly was visiting the state.
While police said the officers’ success was due to better training and denied using excessive force, not a single suspect was apprehended alive.
Latin America’s murder rate is the highest in the world, accounting for one in every four homicides on the planet.
Mexico’s attorney general has formally requested help from the FBI in an ongoing probe of spying allegations that President Nieto has called “false”.
“We have an alliance between the Mexican government and the Trump administration against the Mexican people… We’re being massacred and spied on systematically in Mexico.”
Faced with a rising tide of popular discontent and pressure from the US and Mexico, the OAS looks to chastise a belligerent Venezuela which accused the member nations of being “lapdogs of imperialism”.
The allegation is that the government is spying with the help of a software known as Pegasus, which Israeli company NSO Group sold to Mexico’s government.
The pan-American organisation stood at a deadlock regarding a resolution to criticise the Venezuelan government for the crisis, while Venezuela itself pulled out in protest.
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The number of murders in the first quarter of the year soared more than five times from the same period last year to 144, owing to a rise in drug violence.
Ending catch and release was one of Trump’s central promises during his presidential campaign, but officials say there has been little change in the policy.
The presidential candidate from the opposing party,Lopez Obrador, has challenged the validity of the votes, accusing the winning party of fraud.
The current policies in place aim at cracking down on the human trafficking problem without tackling the integral issues behind it.
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With international pressure mounting on the Venezuelan government, foreign ministers from the 34 nation OAS bloc met in Washington to debate the situation in Venezuela.
Rescuers were working to free people from the bus, which photographs from the scene showed had been reduced to a mangled wreck in a wooded gully.
An earthquake of 5.7 magnitude hit the country but no damages have yet been reported.
Mexico is one of the deadliest countries in the world to be a journalist, and five reporters have been killed since March, making press freedom an issue.
The meeting, which has migration and extradition on the agenda, comes as Mexico begins to take a larger role in the regional migration issue.
Warring drug cartels have made Mexico one of the most dangerous countries to be a journalist.
Once the Guatemala’s Congress approves, the emergency measures will be in effect for 30 days, allowing the army to increase the number of soldiers fighting.
The Mexico Human Rights Commission condemned the murder of Miriam Rodriguez and the government’s failure to protect human rights advocates.