Gulf Times - Mexico
US judge blasts drug lord El Chapo's 'overwhelming evil,' imposes life sentence

US judge blasts drug lord El Chapo's 'overwhelming evil,' imposes life sentence

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, the Mexican drug lord who twice escaped maximum-security prisons in that country, will spend the rest of his life in a US

Shelters full, hopes dim for migrants in Mexico seeking US asylum

Shelters full, hopes dim for migrants in Mexico seeking US asylum

Now, under a deal effectively forced upon Mexico by President Donald Trump to spare it from punishing tariffs, migrants who cross into the US illegally are not allowed to wait north of the border while their applications are processed

Mexico president says there may have been 'excesses' in migrant detentions

Mexico president says there may have been 'excesses' in migrant detentions

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Tuesday the country's new militarized National Guard police force could have committed "excesses" by detaining migrant women close to the US border

Trump inadvertently reveals more of US-Mexico migrant deal

Trump inadvertently reveals more of US-Mexico migrant deal

US President Donald Trump accidentally revealed Tuesday that Mexico agreed to take stronger legal action to halt Central American migrants if its initial efforts to stem the flow don't show results in 45 days.

Journalist gunned down in Mexico: reports

Journalist gunned down in Mexico: reports

A journalist was murdered Tuesday in southeast Mexico, her former employer and other news outlets reported.

Trump raises tariff threat anew over secret provision in Mexico deal

Trump raises tariff threat anew over secret provision in Mexico deal

President Donald Trump said Monday a secret provision of the US immigration deal with Mexico will require the approval of that country's legislature and warned US tariffs will be reinstated if it is not forthcoming.

Trump says talks with Mexico make progress but not enough

Trump says talks with Mexico make progress but not enough

US President Donald Trump said talks with Mexico have so far made progress but more was needed, as he aims to impose tariffs on the southern neighbour next week if more is not done to curb immigration flows.

Trump steps up attacks on Mexico, tariff threat called 'deadly serious'

Trump steps up attacks on Mexico, tariff threat called 'deadly serious'

Donald Trump stepped up his attacks on Mexico over immigration Sunday as a top aide warned that the US president is ‘deadly serious’ about slapping tariffs on imports from the southern neighbour.

Mexico wants US backing for Central America development plan to stem migration

Mexico wants US backing for Central America development plan to stem migration

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he had ordered his foreign minister to seek a pact with the United States, Canada and other nations in support of a development plan ...

Eleven dead, including three children, in Mexico bus accident

Eleven dead, including three children, in Mexico bus accident

A bus rollover in northern Mexico has left at least 11 dead, including three children, an official with emergency services said on Sunday.

Gunmen kill 13 at Veracruz bar in one of worst Mexican slayings this year

Gunmen kill 13 at Veracruz bar in one of worst Mexican slayings this year

Gunmen shot dead 13 people at a bar in the city of Minatitlan in the Mexican Gulf coast state of Veracruz, authorities said on Friday, in one of the worst slayings to hit Mexico ...

Trump aides repeat threat to shut down US-Mexico border on migrant crisis

Trump aides repeat threat to shut down US-Mexico border on migrant crisis

The Trump administration on Sunday doubled down on its threat to shut down the southern border with Mexico, a day after it cut aid to Central American countries which President Donald Trump blasted for deliberately sending migrants to the United States.