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Guards 'helped' deadly Mexican jailbreak
Several guards confess to involvement in prison escape that was followed by massacre of 44 inmates, says official.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 23:58 GMT
Mexican jail chiefs sacked after deadly riot
Dismissal follows violence at Apodaca prison where one drug cartel killed 44 members of its rival gang before escaping.
Last updated: 20 Feb 2012 20:12 GMT
Five arrested over Mexico casino attack
Officials say suspected members of the Zetas drug gang have confessed to involvement in arson that killed 52 people.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2011 22:28 GMT
Obama seeks delay in execution of Mexican
US government says Texas authorities did not inform Mexican national of his right to consular assistance upon arrest.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2011 00:41 GMT
Many dead in Mexico drug violence
Series of shootings in Tamaulipas claims 19 lives while body of abducted police chief is recovered in Nuevo Leon.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2011 15:16 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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In Pictures: Malaria outbreak in Indian state
With more than 100 dead, India's northeastern Tripura state continues to battle outbreak of mosquito-borne disease.
In Pictures: Ukraine's collateral damage
Around 800 people have lost their lives in the Ukrainian conflict since mid-April.
In Pictures: Gaza civilians pay price of war
Dozens of Palestinians wounded by Israeli bombings in Gaza are now seeking treatment at East Jerusalem hospitals.
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