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Federal court employee from Texas found murdered in Mexico

EL PASO, Texas/CIUDAD JUAREZ. Mexico (Reuters) – A U.S. federal court interpreter from El Paso, Texas, has been found murdered in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico’s most violent city, U.S. and Mexican authorities said on Friday. Jorge Dieppa, a U.S. citizen, had worked for seven years as an interpreter at the U.S.…

Mexico’s orphans are casualties of drug wars

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AFP) – With a child’s unfettered frankness, six-year old Jorge tells a social worker that he is saving his pesos for the one thing he wants more than anything: an AK-47 automatic rifle. It will take a weapon at least that deadly, the boy reckons, to visit…

Mexico state near US on alert after H1N1 deaths

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (AFP) – Authorities in Mexico’s Chihuahua state along the US border announced preventive health measures Sunday to stanch a return of an H1N1 epidemic after four people recently died of the virus. “School checks will be implemented following a renewed outbreak of H1N1 human influenza, as a…

Mexicans protest over surge in drug war violence

MEXICO CITY – Mexicans took to the streets in their hundreds to protest a staggering surge in drug-related violent crime nationwide that claimed at least 45 lives in one weekend. “No more violence, no more lack of safety, no more corrupt politicians, let’s move ahead with citizen candidates,” marchers on…

Mexican drug war erupts: At least 30 die in separate incidents

At least 30 people died in a staggering surge in drug-related violent crime in Mexico rocking the cities of Monterrey and Guadalajara, and the northern state of Chihuahua, police said Saturday. The attacks were the latest deadly violence gripping Mexico’s war on drugs, as the country’s various criminal cartels struggle…

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