Latin & Central American News

  • Mexico Ramps Up Pressure on Guatemala as Migrants Vow to Keep Trying – Report 18 Jun 2019 03:40 Sputnik International Latin America 06:27 18.06.2019Get short URL As Mexico City deploys additional personnel to its borders as part of an agreement with Washington, observers agree the plan may be successful, forcing countries of origin to face their own problems instead of …
  • Border Report: Immigrants’ Rights Lawsuits Are Rare in Mexico, But One Group Wants to Change That 18 Jun 2019 01:07 Voice of San Diego In California, immigrant advocates often sue the government when they want to challenge problematic policies and uphold immigrants’ rights. The American Civil Liberties Union’s lawsuit to end family separation at the border is a prime example. But on the …
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  • [News Focus] Trump to launch 2020 campaign in retiree-friendly Florida 17 Jun 2019 07:49 Korea Herald THE VILLAGES, Florida -- Ronald, Don and John are living the good life in this haven of Republican retirees in Florida, a city designed for the aging, with paths everywhere for golf carts and where residents have plenty of time to campaign for their …
  • How Trump's presidential campaign debut holds up four years later 16 Jun 2019 06:24 Mace and Crown Wow. Whoa. That is some group of people. Thousands. So nice, thank you very much. That’s really nice. Thank you. It’s great to be at Trump Tower. It’s great to be in a wonderful city, New York. And it’s an honor to have everybody here. This is beyond …
  • Dozens of Migrants Flee From Support Centre in Mexico Over Poor Treatment - Reports 15 Jun 2019 01:41 Sputnik International Latin America 02:28 15.06.2019Get short URL CITY OF MEXICO (Sputnik) - Dozens of Central American migrants have escaped on Friday morning from a support centre for migrants in the Mexican state of Tabasco due to mistreatment and intolerable conditions of …
  • 6-year-old from India dies after crossing US-Mexico border 15 Jun 2019 01:09 WPLG On the day she died, the little girl was thousands of miles away from the country where she was born. US Border Patrol agents found her remains this week in an area officials describe as "rugged desert wilderness," 17 miles west of Lukeville, …
  • Trump migration deal meets mounting resistance in Mexico 14 Jun 2019 19:25 News MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Resistance is growing in Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s ruling coalition to a migration deal struck last week with U.S. President Donald Trump to avert punitive trade tariffs as the implications of the accord become …
  • How U.S. apathy helped kill a Guatemalan anticorruption campaign 14 Jun 2019 16:49 The Washington Post GUATEMALA CITY — Two years ago, Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales was facing a potentially ruinous situation. His predecessor had been jailed on corruption charges. He was in danger of being next. Prosecutors were alleging Morales had accepted nearly $1 …
  • If San Pedro Sula Is Murder Capital of the World, Who Made It That Way? 13 Jun 2019 14:43 The American Prospect Women and children in one of the poorest barrios of San Pedro Sula. A 30-second search on the internet produces at least two dozen stories from U.S. newspapers and other media about San Pedro Sula in Honduras. “Honduran City is World Murder Capital,” …