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December 17, 2019
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U.S. cites crime and kidnapping in latest travel warning for Mexico

The U.S. issued a travel advisory ahead of the Christmas holidays for citizens thinking about vacationing in Mexico. According to the State Department, the new advisory was needed to warn Americans about crime and kidnapping in Mexico. “Violent crime – such as homicide, kidnapping, carjacking, and robbery – is widespread,” the State Department said. The...
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Mexico promises employment to 10 thousand refugees

The Government of Mexico has pledged to link 10 thousand refugees and asylum seekers with formal employment. During the Global Forum on Refugees held in Geneva, Switzerland, the Government of Mexico, civil society and private companies presented 28 commitments to improve the conditions of reception, protection, and integration of refugees in the country, making Mexico...
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Mexico’s National Guard ambushed in Guanajuato, 8 dead

A confrontation between alleged criminals and the National Guard early Tuesday left at least eight dead, including a member of the Guard, in the Mexican state of Guanajuato. The National Guard reported that the shooting was unleashed when its elements made dissuasive tours on a rural road near the community of El Venador de Yóstiro,...
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