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Warrants Breathe New Hope Into Mexico’s Unsolved Ayotzinapa Investigation

Authorities in Mexico have announced a fresh wave of arrest warrants against government officials for their alleged connection to the still unsolved disappearance...

AMLO Yet to Bring Justice in Mexico’s Ayotzinapa Case

After his landslide victory, Mexico President Andrés Manuel López Obrador vowed to get to the bottom of a national scandal involving the disappearance of 43...

Gruesome Killing of Mexico Students a Reminder of Ayotzinapa Mistakes

The gruesome killing of three students in the state of Jalisco has raised fresh questions about Mexico’s capacity to effectively investigate violent...

UN Points to Abuses, Cover Up in Mexico’s Ayotzinapa Investigation

A United Nation’s body has accused Mexico's government of fabricating evidence and using torture to force confessions during its investigation into the...
Protesters demand justice for the 43 missing students

Obstructed Justice in Mexico: Ayotzinapa Three Years Later

It remains unclear exactly how 43 students from a rural teacher's college in Mexico disappeared three years ago. And much of what is known about the case has come...
The San Miguel Totolapan vigilantes

Mexico Vigilantes Seize Mother of Crime Boss in Hostage Showdown

A vigilante militia has become involved in a hostage standoff with an organized crime network in southwest Mexico, as the competition for booming criminal profits...
A protester stands in front of pictures of the disappeared students

Two Years Later, Unsolved Iguala Case Underscores Mexico Security Failures

The case of Mexico's 43 missing students remains unsolved after two years, underscoring the reasons for the deep distrust many Mexican citizens harbor toward their...
Family members of the disappeared students

IACHR Renews Role in Mexico Case of Disappeared Students

Latin America's top regional human rights body has approved further measures to track the Mexican government's progress in its ongoing investigation of an...

Latest Guerrero, Mexico Arrest Promises Little Change in Insecurity

The capture of an alleged local Knights Templar chief on the coast of Guerrero promises to bring down insecurity in one of Mexico's most violent states, say...

Four Questions About the ‘5th Bus’ in Case of Mexico’s Missing 43

The final report released by the panel of international experts charged with investigating the disappearance of 43 students in Mexico at the hands of a criminal...
Protestors carry photos of the Iguala disappeared

New Testimony Implicates Mexico Federal Police in Iguala Case

Witness testimony given to Mexico's human rights agency has implicated federal police in the 2014 disappearance of 43 student protestors from Iguala, opening a new...
A forensic unit at the Cocula trash dump

Forensics Discredit Mexico’s Investigation Into Missing Students Case

A new report by an international forensics team has cast further doubt on the government's version of what happened to the 43 students who went missing in Guerrero,...