Mexican drug wars: Town cut off by cartel fighting

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mexican drug wars: Town cut off by cartel fighting” – below is their description. Hundreds of residents in the city of Aguililla in the western state of Michoacan have fled fighting between two rival drug gangs, the Jalisco New Generation Cartel and the United Cartels, in recent … Read more Mexican drug wars: Town cut off by cartel fighting

13 killed in Mexico cartel violence

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “13 killed in Mexico cartel violence” – below is their description. Mexico’s president says he has ordered the deployment of additional National Guard troops to the Mexican state of Jalisco in response to a weekend of violence that left 13 dead. The latest violence is believed to … Read more 13 killed in Mexico cartel violence

Mexico: Ex-governor of troubled Jalisco state shot dead

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mexico: Ex-governor of troubled Jalisco state shot dead” – below is their description. A former governor of the Mexican state of Jalisco has been shot dead early on Friday in the bathroom of a restaurant in the beach town of Puerto Vallarta. It’s the latest in a … Read more Mexico: Ex-governor of troubled Jalisco state shot dead

Mexico’s drug cartel shows its might during president’s visit

The Mexican government is analysing a video showing dozens of gunmen and armoured vehicles, apparently belonging to the powerful Jalisco drug cartel. It seems to be a show of force before a visit by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to three states where the group has a stronghold. Al Jazeera’s John Holman reports from Mexico … Read more Mexico’s drug cartel shows its might during president’s visit

Mexico City police chief shot in assassination attempt

Mexico City’s chief of police was shot and injured and two of his bodyguards killed in an assassination attempt that he quickly blamed on one of Mexico’s most powerful drug gangs, the Jalisco New Generation Cartel. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/reuterssubscribe Reuters brings you the latest business, finance and breaking news video from around the globe. Our reputation … Read more Mexico City police chief shot in assassination attempt

Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico (GRAPHIC)

On May 4, the lxtlahuacan de los Membrillos police arrested and beat the 30-year-old man, allegedly for not wearing a protective mask in the midst of the coronavirus health emergency. Hours later, the victim died from brain injuries after being transferred to a hospital. Around 1,000 people protested on Thursday outside the Government Palace of … Read more Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico (GRAPHIC)

Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico

On May 4, the lxtlahuacan de los Membrillos police arrested and beat the 30-year-old man, allegedly for not wearing a protective mask in the midst of the coronavirus health emergency. Hours later, the victim died from brain injuries after being transferred to a hospital. Around 1,000 people protested on Thursday outside the Government Palace of … Read more Policeman set on fire during protest in Mexico

Police officer set on fire during protests in Mexico

A police officer is set alight by a protester during demonstrations over the death of a man in police custody in Mexico. The incident took place during protests in the city of Guadalajara, in the state of Jalisco, as locals gathered to ask for justice in the case of Giovanni Lopez, 30, who died after … Read more Police officer set on fire during protests in Mexico

Mexican protesters clash with police over death of man in custody

Protesters in Mexico called for authorities to be held accountable for the death in custody of a man allegedly arrested over not wearing a face mask in public. Crowds in Guadalajara – the country’s second biggest city and capital of the state of Jalisco – vandalised buildings, including the palace, and set fire to several … Read more Mexican protesters clash with police over death of man in custody

Eight killed and eight injured in prison clash in central Mexico

Eight people have been killed in a prison clash in central Mexico. Security officials say eight other prisoners were hospitalized. The fight broke out on Friday in the state of Jalisco as inmates were playing sports. Five people have been detained for their possible role in the conflict. Officials said they recovered two firearms and … Read more Eight killed and eight injured in prison clash in central Mexico

USA: Phoenix Tequila Fest

The Phoenix Tequila Festran from 11th – 12th December 2010 and saw hundreds of exhibitors and drinker convene for a fun filled day of tequila tasting and Mexican music. Major brands such as Mejor, El Caudillo, Camerena, Cazadores, Tres Agaves, Cruz and Corazón were all present. Tequila is a protected name and the alcoholic spirit … Read more USA: Phoenix Tequila Fest