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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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