AJ Impact

AMLO: Former Pemex boss trial will 'stigmatize' Mexico corruption

Emilio Lozoya, extradited to Mexico from Spain, faces corruption charges that may envelop the last government's leaders.

AMLO: Former Pemex boss trial will 'stigmatize' Mexico corruption

Mexico

Trump, AMLO celebrate odd bromance in Washington mini-summit

Warm words on Wednesday were in stark contrast to the days when Donald Trump railed against Mexican immigrants.

Trump, AMLO celebrate odd bromance in Washington mini-summit

US & Canada

Canadian PM to skip US-Mexico meeting in Washington, DC

Trudeau cites possible US tariffs and the coronavirus as reasons not to attend meeting of US, Mexico presidents.

Canadian PM to skip US-Mexico meeting in Washington, DC

Mexico

Gunmen kill 24 people in attack on Mexican drug rehab centre

Attack in Guanajuato is one of the worst mass slayings since President Lopez Obrador took office in December 2018.

Gunmen kill 24 people in attack on Mexican drug rehab centre

AJ IMPACT

Mexico 'more violent' and 'worse' two years after AMLO election

Lopez Obrador's administration has been beset by COVID-19, worsening crime, and pressure from the Trump administration.

Mexico 'more violent' and 'worse' two years after AMLO election

Latin America

Mexico City public security chief hurt in assassination attempt

Three people killed and top security official was hurt in attack in part of the city which typically sees little tumult.

Mexico City public security chief hurt in assassination attempt

Mexico

Mexico president slammed for remark on women staying at home

Lopez Obrador criticised after saying women caring for the elderly were key in fighting coronavirus pandemic.

Mexico president slammed for remark on women staying at home

Mexico

Four killed as strong earthquake shakes southern, central Mexico

The magnitude-7.4 earthquake near Huatulco, Oaxaca caused rockfalls, and damaged buildings in hillside villages.

Four killed as strong earthquake shakes southern, central Mexico

Latin America

Mexico: Coronavirus pandemic 'hasn't stopped the disappearances'

Families of Mexico's disappeared say their searches have been derailed by COVID-19 lockdowns, proposed government cuts.

Mexico: Coronavirus pandemic 'hasn't stopped the disappearances'

Coronavirus pandemic

8,000 'excess deaths' in Mexico City as coronavirus rages: study

Magazine Nexos has counted 39,173 fatalities until May 20 - a sharp increase compared with the previous four years.

8,000 'excess deaths' in Mexico City as coronavirus rages: study

Latin America

Local leaders resist Mexico president's push for reopening

Mexico has been seeing a steep climb in new infections, with nearly 50,000 cases and some 5,000 deaths.

Local leaders resist Mexico president's push for reopening

Coronavirus pandemic

Mexico announces 'new normality' in plan to reopen economy

More than 38,000 people have been infected with COVID-19 in Mexico, but health experts warn the number is much higher.

Mexico announces 'new normality' in plan to reopen economy

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador

Mexico's president orders military on streets for four more years

New decree comes as violence grinds on in Mexico, with 3,000 murders recorded in March alone.

Mexico's president orders military on streets for four more years

Coronavirus pandemic

'No one's looking out for us': Mexico medical workers beg for PPE

As Mexico prepares for the peak of the pandemic in May, health workers say PPE shortage is fuelling hospital outbreaks.

'No one's looking out for us': Mexico medical workers beg for PPE

Coronavirus pandemic

Mexico president tells gangs to stop handing out coronavirus aid

President Lopez Obrador called on gangs to stop distributing food and asked them to end violence instead.

Mexico president tells gangs to stop handing out coronavirus aid