Mexico

At least 14 killed in bloody gunfight in northern Mexico

Daytime shoot-out took place days after US President said he would designate drug cartels as terrorist groups.

At least 14 killed in bloody gunfight in northern Mexico

Latin America

Mexico registers record number of homicides

Many accuse the president of failing to fulfil promises to end violence plaguing the country.

Mexico

Mexico says it will not allow an invasion after Trump comments

US president has said he wants to designate Latin American cartels as 'terrorist organisations'.

Mexico says it will not allow an invasion after Trump comments

Mexico

Mexico says no 'interventionism' over US plans to target cartels

Mexico says it will defend its soveriegnty after Trump said drug cartels will be designated as 'terrorists'.

Mexico says no 'interventionism' over US plans to target cartels

United States

Trump says US to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists

Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard says Mexico would not tolerate any move that violates the country's sovereignty.

Trump says US to designate Mexican drug cartels as terrorists

AJ Impact

Mexico's ambitious infrastructure plan will cost $44bn

The 147 planned projects extend from transportation to tourism and include private-sector commitments.

Mexico's has a $44bn infrastructure plan to boost economy

Latin America

Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia's Evo Morales

Mexico says Morales's life was in danger after he announced his resignation on Sunday amid growing unrest.

Mexico grants asylum to Bolivia's Evo Morales

Mexico

Mexican officials vow to seek justice for slain Mormon family

President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador says Mexico will cooperate with US officials in investigating the attack.

Mexican officials vow to seek justice for slain Mormon family

Opinion

How can Mexico break the cycle of violence?

The Mexican state is not strong enough to wage a war on the cartels or strike peace with them; so what is the solution?

Nicola Morfini

by Nicola Morfini

Nicola Morfini

Drug cartels

Backlash over Mexico's botched attempt to arrest 'El Chapo's' son

Armed men overpowered security forces on Thursday prompting them to release the son of drug lord 'El Chapo' Guzman.

Backlash over Mexico's botched attempt to arrest 'El Chapo's' son

Mexico

Mexico's Obrador faces anger after police killed in cartel ambush

Killing of 13 officers in Michoacan on Monday was followed by another shooting on Tuesday in Guerrero that left 15 dead.

Mexico's Obrador faces anger after police killed in cartel ambush

Mexico

Is Mexico's president fulfilling 'Robin Hood' policies?

AMLO has given up the luxurious Mexican White House compound, moved to sell off the presidential jet and cut exorbitant government salaries.

AJ Impact

Mexico's Pemex seeks control of US oil firm's billion-barrel find

The push comes amid a drive by President Lopez Obrador to return more control of the energy sector to Pemex.

Mexico's Pemex seeks control of US oil firm's billion-barrel find

Human Rights

New probe begins into Mexico's missing Ayotzinapa students case

Officials say they're 'rethinking' past probes as search for the 43 students who went missing 5 years ago continues.

New probe begins into Mexico's missing Ayotzinapa students case

Human Rights

Case of 43 Ayotzinapa missing students unresolved five years on

Families, friends and rights groups demand more government action in finding 43 students who disappeared five years ago.

Case of 43 Ayotzinapa missing students unresolved five years on