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Mexico says 22,322 people now 'disappeared'
Government increases its count of those who have gone missing since start of war with powerful drug gangs in 2006.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2014 03:16 GMT
Mexican man confesses to killing children
Authorities said 43-year-old Filiberto Hernandez Martinez admitted killing four children and a woman.
Last updated: 06 Jul 2014 09:06 GMT
Mexico confirms killing of 'dead' drug lord
Nazario Moreno Gonzalez, who had been falsely reported dead more than three years ago, killed in shoot-out with marines.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 07:16 GMT
Business as usual for Mexico's drug trade
The arrest of drug lord 'Chapo' Guzman raises the spectre of increased violence between rival cartels.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2014 15:27 GMT
Marijuana Wars - Part Two
In the second half of a special investigation, we look at legalisation and drug violence in the US and Latin America.
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Last updated: 06 Mar 2014 11:45 GMT
Mexico's most wanted drug lord arrested
Joint Mexican and US forces arrest Joaquin 'El Chapo' Guzman in Sinaloa state, who had been on the run for 13 years.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 00:49 GMT
Mexico catches Knights Templar cartel boss
Security forces arrest top member of drug gang which has clashed with vigilante groups in western Michoacan state.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 11:01 GMT
Spying on allies: Liberty vs security
With the US global surveillance programme under scrutiny, what are the possible diplomatic and economic repercussions?
Last updated: 23 Oct 2013 10:19 GMT
France condemns US for spying on its citizens
President Hollande calls US counterpart to express "deep disapproval" over tapping of 70m communications in a month.
Last updated: 22 Oct 2013 03:59 GMT
France summons US ambassador over 'spying'
Move comes after newspaper publishes claims of large-scale spying on French citizens by US National Security Agency.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 19:37 GMT
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