Latest Stories Tagged: Mexico

Global Politics

Letter to Mexican drug cartels

A journalist for the Mexican newspaper, el Diario, was shot last week. This is the second journalist from the paper to be murdered in two years. The editors have just published an open letter to various drug cartels. The World's William Troop reports.

Global Politics

Mexico's Zapatistas

The Zapatistas, an army of indigenous campesinos, took Mexico by surprise in 1994. Today, the Zapatistas remain determined as their movement continues its slow course. The World's Grant Fuller has the story.

Conflict & Justice

Disappearances in Ju-rez

There's a new wave of disappearances in Juarez, largely unnoticed because of all the drug violence. The victims are all young women, police have no clue what happened to them. Mónica Ortiz Uribe reports.

Conflict & Justice

Dozens of bodies found in Mexico

Mexican troops say they have discovered 72 bodies at a ranch in the north of the country. The bodies were found after a shoot-out with suspected drug cartel gunmen, the military said. The BBC's Julian Miglierini is following the story from Mexico City.