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Daily update: Top Mexico and the Americas news, Los Angeles Times

Updates: "Border & Baja," San Diego Union-Tribune

 Mexico Media Watch - Edited translations

An Ocean Mining Dispute off Mexico's Baja California Coast, Frontera NorteSur - 23 March 2015

Book: Criminal Insurgents in Mexico and Latin America: A Small Wars Journal-El Centro Anthology, Robert Bunker and John Sullivan (Editors), Amazon - 16 March 2015

Mexico: The Concluding Observations of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances Should Constitute a Roadmap to Full Observance of the Convention, International Service for Human Rights; Peace Brigades International; World Organization Against Torture - 23 February 2015

Mexico: UN recommendations must be a Wakeup Call to the Tragic Disappearance of Thousands, Amnesty International - 16 February 2015

Final observations of the Committee on Enforced Disappearances Report of Mexico [unedited draft, in Spanish]; Observaciones finales sobre el informe presentado por México en virtud del artículo 29, párrafo 1, de la Convención, UN Human Rights - 16 February 2015

Committee on Enforced Disappearances examines Report of Mexico, Committee on Enforced Disappearances [Feb. 3, 2015], UN Human Rights - 16 February 2015

Bill Clinton's Comments in Mexico; and Intrigue in Argentina - 9 February 2015

UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances to review Mexico, (...), UNCED - 2 February 2015

Travel: U.S. News & World Report - 02 February 2015

40 Years of Diplomatic Relations between Mexico and Ireland, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 26 January 2015

SelectUSA Investment Summit will 'Assist Mexican Investors,' United States Embassy, Mexico City - 26 January 2015

PAHO Year in Review: 2014 Public Health Highlights in the Americas, Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization - 05 January 2015

Number of Reported Cases of Chikungunya Fever in the Americas, by Country or Territory - 2013-2014 (to week noted), Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization - 05 January 2015

Mexico Travel Warning - Update (includes "State-by-State Assessment"), U.S. Department of State - 29 December 2014

Mexico Welcomes the Normalization of USA-Cuba Relations, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 22 December 2014

U.S. Department of Homeland Security Releases Year End Statistics - 22 December 2014

President Obama will host Mexican President Peña Nieto in January (U.S. and Mexican press releases) - 15 December 2014

The 'Connect 2022 Mesoamerican Energy Investment Summit,' Scott Nathan (U.S. State Department) - 08 December 2014

Mexico: Visit of Their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall, UK Foreign and Commonwealth Office - 01 December 2014

Mexico Welcomes the Measures Benefiting Mexicans in the US, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 24 November 2014

Forthcoming Visit to the UK by the President of Mexico, British Embassy Mexico City - 24 November 2014

Unsolved mystery of missing Mexican students sparks protest (Part 1 of 2 - see below), PBS Newshour - 03 November 2014

Case of the missing student activists underscores dangerous corruption in Mexico (Part 2 of 2), PBS Newshour - 03 November 2014

Mexico and U.S. Meet to Advance Expedited Transit of Persons and Goods across the Border through Improved Border Security, U.S. Embassy - Mexico City - 27 October 2014

President Obama on Immigration Reform: 'I Am Not Going to Give Up This Fight Until It Gets Done,' The White House Blog - 06 October 2014

Mexico and the US Continue to work for a Safer North America, US Embassy, Mexico - 22 September 2014

The Mexico-Canada Partnership Meeting Concludes in Calgary, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 15 September 2014

Mexico Condemns the Irresponsible Use of Border Security for Political Purposes, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 15 September 2014

U.S. Official: 'The Situation along the Southwest Border,' Secretary Jeh Johnson, Department of Homeland Security - 15 September 2014

Attorneys General Discuss Trafficking of Migrant Children, U.S. Embassy, Mexico - 15 September 2014

Mexico to keep its Armed Forces "in the Streets" for Now, El Universal - 15 September 2014

Mexico and New Jersey Sign Memorandum to Promote Cooperation, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 08 September 2014

Mexico, Canada and the USA Discuss Multilateral UN Issues, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 01 September 2014

Governor of California and Mexican President Solidify Accords, Office of California Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. - 01 September 2014

One Third of Latin Americans Risk Falling into Poverty, says United Nations Development Program - 01 September 2014

Mexico Repudiates the Deployment of the Texas National Guard, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 25 August 2014

Innovation and Entrepreneurship - Economic Drivers for the U.S. and Mexico, by U.S. Ambassador E. Anthony Wayne (Op-Ed, El Financiero) - 18 August 2014

Mobile App to Expedite Traveler's Entry Process into the USA, U.S. Customs and Border Protection - 18 August 2014

Baja California and Guatemala sign Accord in re Migrants, Frontera NorteSur - 11 August 2014

(New book) Crime Wars and Narco Terrorism in the Americas: A Small Wars Journal-El Centro Anthology - 28 July 2014

Mexico's Healthcare Professionals Rise Up, Denounce System, Frontera NorteSur - 21 July 2014

The Mexican Government is using Drones, as are Drug Traffickers, Frontera NorteSur - 21 July 2014

Mexican Businessmen announce US$27.45 Billion in Investments, Presidency of the Republic - 14 July 2014

Is there a Cover-up in Mexico as to a Migrant Girl's Death? Frontera NorteSur - 14 July 2014

The Growing Controversy over Hydraulic Fracturing in Mexico, Frontera NorteSur - 14 July 2014

An Open Letter to the Parents of Children Crossing Our Southwest Border, U.S. Department of Homeland Security - 30 June 2014

OAS: Unaccompanied Child Migrants at USA Border 'a Ticking Bomb,' The Inter-American Commission on Human - 23 June 2014

White House Fact Sheet as to Children from Central America, Office of the Press Secretary - 23 June 2014

Illegal Immigration: How 'Humanitarian Crisis' on Border could hurt Obama (+video), The Christian Science Monitor - 16 June 2014

Illegal Child Immigrants Fleeing Central America for USA, Ken Bredemeier (Voice of America) - 16 June 2014

White House Hides Data, Blames GOP, for Border Flood, The Daily Caller - 16 June 2014

Mexico Activates Consular Net for Children, El Universal - 16 June 2014

Mexican Official meets with Tucson Sector Border Patrol Chief, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 16 June 2014

Mexico to Help with 'Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals' Renewals, Mexican Embassy, Washington, DC - 16 June 2014

"Right to life in Mexico: progress made but serious challenges remain," warns UN expert on arbitrary executions, Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights - 16 June 2014

Top Mexican Official meets with Local Leaders in Los Angeles, California, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 02 June 2014

Sixth Meeting of the Mexico-U.S. 21st Century Border Management Executive Steering Committee, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 05 May 2014

Mexico's New Telecoms Bill Threatens Freedom of Information, Reporters Without Borders - 28 April 2014

Freedom House Launches Spanish-Language Subsite Dedicated to Mexico, Freedom House - 21 April 2014

Guilty Top-level Mexican Cartel Member is Cooperating with the U.S., U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration - 14 April 2014

The Zooming-upward Number of Guns Owned by Mexican Citizens, Frontera NorteSur - 07 April 2014

California-Mexico Trade Delegation visits Foreign Ministry, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 07 April 2014

IACHR Public Hearing on the Death Penalty in the Americas, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 31 March 2014

Problems regarding the UN Conference on Indigenous Peoples, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the National Commission for the Development of Indigenous Peoples - 24 March 2014

Mexico responds to charges in re Sea of Cortez Tourism Developments, Commission for Environmental Cooperation - 10 March 2014

Post-Summit Statement by Mexican, USA and Canadian Leaders, Presidents Peña and Obama, and Prime Minister Harper - 24 February 2014

Mexico Outlines Newly Established Anti-kidnapping Strategy, La Jornada - 03 February 2014

Bishop Warns that Mexico could 'wind up in a civil war,' Frontera NorteSur - 03 February 2014

Deportees and Refugees Crowd Tijuana, Mexico Migrant Shelters, Frontera NorteSur - 03 February 2014

Michoacan, Mexico: Crime Rises as the Government Melts Down, Frontera NorteSur - 27 January 2014

California Anglers and Rotary Clubs help Mexicans in Need, Sportfishing Association of California - 20 January 2014

VIDEO: California-Mexico Partnership Boosts Cross-Boundary Economy, California Economic Summit - 30 December 2013

Mexican Areas with Most Violence Branded 'Fiefdoms of Death,' Frontera NorteSur - 16 December 2013

Leading Mexican Newspaper calls for a Rational Energy Debate, El Financiero - 09 December 2013

Mexico Publishes 'Manual on Consular Notification and Access,' Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 02 December 2013

Mexico and the European Union Sign Second Financing Agreement, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 25 November 2013

Mexico and Russia Meet to Discuss Multilateral Issues, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 25 November 2013

Foreigners feel Confident and Sure as they Invest in Mexico, Presidency of the Republic - 18 November 2013

U.S. to Provide $98.5 Million for Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in Latin America, U.S. Department of State - 18 November 2013

Mexico should Build an Accurate Database of the Disappeared, Human Rights Watch - 18 November 2013

Forcibly Displaced Persons now a Formidable Concern in Mexico, Frontera NorteSur - 11 November 2013

Mexican and U.S. Officials Hold Border Infrastructure Workshop - 04 November 2013

Mexican Government's True Support of Human Rights Questioned, Amnesty International - 28 October 2013

US Ambassador Attends Meeting of USA-Mexico Friendship Group, US Embassy-Mexico - 28 October 2013

Mexico Condemns Alleged U.S. National Security Agency Spying, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 21 October 2013

U.S. Crises Unsettle Mexico and put World Economies at Risk, Frontera NorteSur - 14 October 2013

Mexican President Pledges Peace and Development for Michoacán, Presidency of the Republic - 07 October 2013

Part One: The UN Adopts a Declaration on International Migration and Development Promoted by Mexico; and Part Two: Mexico Plays a Leading Role in the Second High-Level Dialogue on International Migration and Development at the UN, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 07 October 2013

Mexico's Increased Value Added Tax in Border Areas will continue, Uniradioinforma - 30 September 2013

Bank Accounts for those wanting to help Tropical Storm and Hurricane Victims in Mexico, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 23 September 2013

U.S.-Mexico High Level Economic Dialogue: Fact Sheet, U.S. Department of State - 23 September 2013

First Mexico-US Entrepreneurship and Innovation Council Meeting, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 16 September 2013

Mexico's Position on the Alleged Spying Activities of the U.S.A., Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 09 September 2013

Mexico City: The Epicenter of Demonstrations & Marches, El Financiero, Punto y Aparte... - 09 September 2013

Migrants, Deportees and Homeless Face Eviction in Border City, Frontera NorteSur - 19 August 2013

DEA Statement on Release of Rafael Caro-Quintero from Mexican Prison, U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration - 12 August 2013

Mexican Government Reform Proposals to Help Businesses Grow, Presidency of the Republic Staff - 12 August 2013

National Labor Relations Board & Mexican Foreign Ministry Sign Letter of Agreement to Strengthen Collaborative Efforts, NLRB - 05 August 2013

'The Adventures of Wiglaf the Wyrm,' by Rosa Martha Villarreal - 05 August 2013

Mexico and U.S. National Labor Relations Board Sign Accord, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 29 July 2013

Presidents of Mexico and Guatemala working to reduce Hunger, Presidency of the Republic Staff - 22 July 2013

UK and Mexico Hold Successful Economic Talks, Foreign and Commonwealth Office - 15 July 2013

Four Strategies for Mexico to become a World Tourism Power, Presidency of the Republic Staff - 15 July 2013

Mexico's Millionaire and Millionaire-plus Classes are Growing, Frontera NorteSur - 08 July 2013

Mexico is 'Under Control': Secretary of National Defense, by Juan Carlos Flores Carrillo - 01 July 2013

Mexican Police Restructuring gets help from the US and Spain, by Gustavo Castillo García - 24 June 2013

Yaquis in Sonora Blockade Highway in Anti-aqueduct Protests, Frontera NorteSur - 17 June 2013

'Cyber-Mining' and Illegal Data Trafficking in Mexico, Frontera NorteSur - 10 June 2013

U.S. Deportations have a Negative Impact on some Regions of Mexico, Frontera NorteSur - 03 June 2013

Great Britain Names New Ambassador to Mexico, Foreign & Commonwealth Office - 27 May 2013

Mexico City: Remarks by Presidents Obama and Peña Nieto, The White House - 06 May 2013

Preserve the 'Pact for Mexico,' El Financiero - 29 April 2013

Mexican Peso Strengthens as Foreigners increase Debt Buying, Frontera NorteSur - 22 April 2013

The Maquiladora Industry is Surging Forward in Ciudad Juarez, Frontera NorteSur - 15 April 2013

Mexico Outlines its New Writ of Protective Injunction Law, Office of the Presidency - 08 April 2013

President Obama will Visit Mexico and Costa Rica in Early May, The White House - 01 April 2013

Mexico Announces President Obama's Awaited Working Visit, Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 01 April 2013

President Presents Reform Plans for Mexico's Energy Sector, Presidency of the Republic - 25 March 2013

A Brief Outline of Mexico's Latest National Water Policy, Presidency of the Republic - 25 March 2013

Mexico Urges International Regulation of the Global Arms Trade, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 25 March 2013

The Proposed Opening of Mexico's Telecommunications and Radio Sectors, "Punto y Aparte...," El Financiero - 18 March 2013

Mexican Foreign Affairs Exec on Working Visit to California, Ministry of Foreign Affairs - 4 March 2013

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