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No more child mafia victims, pope says on visit to clan heartland

Last Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014, 15:09

No more children must die at the hands of the mafia, pope Francis said Saturday, as he travelled to the hometown of a toddler murdered in a clan drug war.

Mexican President has successful thyroid surgery

Last Updated: Thursday, August 01, 2013, 00:10

Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto successfully underwent surgery to remove a benign nodule on his thyroid gland, his chief of staff said.

Nine police officers shot dead in Mexico

Last Updated: Friday, February 08, 2013, 10:21

Gunmen killed nine state police officers and wounded a tenth law enforcement agent in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero, prosecutors said.

Mexico catches Zetas drug capo `El Taliban`

Last Updated: Thursday, September 27, 2012, 16:48

Mexican navy announced it had captured one of the most-wanted drug traffickers, Ivan Velazquez Caballero aka El Taliban.

Mexico loss of 2nd in charge won`t change drug war

Last Updated: Saturday, November 12, 2011, 18:36

Francisco Blake Mora`s death in a helicopter crash was a stunning mishap too odd for some Mexicans to accept as an accident.

Mexico President feels `misunderstood` in drug war

Last Updated: Wednesday, June 29, 2011, 10:09

Mexican President Felipe Calderon said his conscience was clear despite mounting violence.

Mexican President apologises to drug war victims

Last Updated: Friday, June 24, 2011, 09:33

Some 40,000 lives have been lost since Army-led crackdown on drug cartels began at the end of 2006.

Mexican teens turn to kidnapping in drug war city

Last Updated: Thursday, June 02, 2011, 22:40

Teenagers from law-abiding families are being drawn into crime by cash.

US cattle inspectors leave Mexico amid drug war

Last Updated: Monday, May 16, 2011, 14:21

Wearing a grey-felt cowboy hat, long-sleeve ivory-colored shirt and freshly laundered jeans, Dr. Arnoldo Gutierrez begins his daily rounds by walking into a dusty pen baking in the South Texas heat.

Thousands of Mexicans march to protest drug war

Last Updated: Monday, May 09, 2011, 09:17

Protesters want the government to change its strategy in the war on drugs.

Mexican Prez compares 1862 battle to drug war

Last Updated: Friday, May 06, 2011, 11:24

Felipe Calderon spoke on the anniversary of Mexico`s victory over a French army on May 5, 1862.

At least 59 bodies found on Mexico ranch

Last Updated: Thursday, April 07, 2011, 11:40

Mexican authorities have found 8 mass graves in the La Joya farming village.