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U.S. accused of dumping criminals into Mexico

U.S. accused of dumping criminals into Mexico

Mexican President Felipe Calderon this week accused the United States of dumping criminals at the border to avoid the cost of prosecuting them, and claimed the practice has increased violence…

Over 100 Mexican cops arrested along US border

Over 100 Mexican cops arrested along US border

Soldiers from the Mexican Army and Marines yesterday detained 110 police officers from three towns in the northern Mexican state of Nuevo Leon, for presumed affiliations with organized crime. Arrested…

Mexican drug trade now ruled by two cartels

Mexican drug trade now ruled by two cartels

After nearly four years  and 40,000 dead, Mexican president Felipe Calderón’s offensive against the five major drug cartels in his country has left two of them dominating the market. While…

Border governors discuss data sharing

Border governors discuss data sharing

Governors along the U.S.-Mexico border agreed on Thursday to study the possibility of shared databases to exchange suspect DNA and other biometric data in order to curb the flow of…

Mexican troops and Federales ordered to Veracruz

Mexican troops and Federales ordered to Veracruz

The administration of Mexican President Felipe Calderon this week ordered troops and federal police to the Gulf coast state of Veracruz, where 35 bound, seminude, tortured bodies were dumped on…

Mexican government websites hit by hackers

Mexican government websites hit by hackers

Several Mexican government websites were crashed on Thursday, including the Ministries of Defense and Public Security.  Hacker group Anonymous has claimed responsibility.  A Mexican Defense Ministry spokesman said only that…

Repressed student demonstration in Mexico: Less than 50 University and militant movements left yesterday protested in public by the presence of Felipe Calderón

Repressed student demonstration in Mexico: Less than 50 University and militant movements left yesterday protested in public by the presence of Felipe Calderón You can read the original news in…