Latin America

Confusion over Mexico's National Guard deployment to south border

Days after deployment announced, no signs of forces at Mexico-Guatemala border; officials refuse to discuss deployment.

Confusion over Mexico's National Guard deployment to south border

Mexico

'We can't become the wall': Rights groups decry US-Mexico deal

Rights activists, migrants fear what the recent Mexico-US migration deal means for thousands fleeing poverty, violence.

'We can't become the wall': Rights groups decry US-Mexico deal

Latin America

Mexico's president celebrates deal with US at Tijuana rally

President Lopez Obrador calls for unity and celebration after Mexico strikes a deal with the US, but it's at a heavy cost.

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How Trump's tariff threat against Mexico might backfire

US president has scapegoated migrants for middle-class woes. But a Mexican trade war could inflict more economic pain.

How Trump's tariff threat against Mexico might backfire

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News of progress between US and Mexico sends markets higher

US stocks and oil prices rose on Thursday afternoon on reports that Mexico and the US were getting closer to a deal.

News of progress between US and Mexico sends markets higher

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US-Mexico talks on migration and trade to resume in Washington

Talks are aimed at striking a deal to avert 5 percent tariffs on Mexican goods set to take effect Monday.

US-Mexico talks on migration and trade to resume in Washington

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Mexico awaits US tariff decision with retaliatory list: Reuters

As Trump administration talks with officials from south of the border, the other side prepares a tit-for-tat response.

Mexico awaits US tariff decision with retaliatory list: Reuters

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White House trade adviser says tariffs on Mexico may not happen

Trump trade adviser tells CNN tariffs on Mexican goods may not take effect because the US has 'the Mexicans' attention'.

White House trade adviser says tariffs on Mexico may not happen

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Trump: US tariffs on Mexican goods 'likely'

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador indicates he will keep negotiating even if punitive tariffs go into effect

Trump: US tariffs on Mexican goods 'likely'

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Mexico hopes for migration deal as tariff deadline looms

Mexican officials warn that threatened US tariffs on Mexican goods could backfire.

Mexico hopes for migration deal as tariff deadline looms

Mexico

Mexico leader hints at migration concessions amid US trade spat

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says he is expecting 'good results' from talks planned in Washington next week.

Mexico leader hints at migration concessions amid US trade spat

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Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's first six months: Success?

Murder rates across Mexico are still on the rise - and that is just one troubling metric.

Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador's first six months: Success?

US-Mexico border

Mexican president says country will 'overcome' Trump threats

Lopez Obrador says Mexico will respond with 'great prudence' to Trump's threat to impose tariffs on Mexican goods.

Mexican president says country will 'overcome' Trump threats

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Mexico's economy shrinks in first quarter

Economists see gloom ahead, though the country's new president says growth, investment and currency are strong.

Mexico's economy shrinks in first quarter

Drugs

Mexican drug cartels, poppy farmers and the US fentanyl crisis

How Mexico's drug cartels are feeding the US opioid crisis, and putting the country's poppy farmers out of business.