Mexico migrant killings: Guatemalan families mourn the dead

Al Jazeera English published this video item, entitled “Mexico migrant killings: Guatemalan families mourn the dead” – below is their description. A week and a half ago, 19 bodies were found shot and burned in Tamaulipas, Mexico. Among them were Guatemalans, travelling through the country to get to the United States. Tamaulipas authorities said at … Read more Mexico migrant killings: Guatemalan families mourn the dead

Coronavirus: Mexico Marks Independence Day Without Big Crowds

Bloomberg QuickTake News published this video item, entitled “Coronavirus: Mexico Marks Independence Day Without Big Crowds” – below is their description. Mexican Independence Day (Día de la Independencia de México) celebrations on Wednesday were muted by the coronavirus pandemic, with a small symbolic gathering replacing a usually much larger military parade. The ceremony was dominated … Read more Coronavirus: Mexico Marks Independence Day Without Big Crowds

Mexico’s San Fernando massacre 10 years on

Ten years ago in Mexico, the Zetas criminal syndicate murdered 72 migrants in a remote ranch in the state of Tamaulipas. One of the only survivors said they were killed because they refused to work for the gang. The mass murder shocked Mexico. Now, on the massacre’s 10th anniversary, they are being remembered. Al Jazeera’s … Read more Mexico’s San Fernando massacre 10 years on

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