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Mexico (AP) — The leader of a leftist Indian group left disabled by a previous assassination attempt was shot to death Saturday by gunmen riding on a motorcycle in the southern Mexico state of Oaxaca. The killing of Heriberto
Despite the threat of armed attack, a second humanitarian convoy is attempting to break through a paramilitary blockade of the Triqui indigenous village of San Juan Copala in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca. Two people were killed in late April
Mexico (AP) — Before the barrage of gunfire, a makeshift roadblock of boulders was the only sign that a small caravan of cars had crossed the line into a decades-old feud that long ago drove off police and federal poll workers.
A violent incident in which two activists were killed in the southern Mexican state of Oaxaca has raised fears among human rights groups of a return to the unrest and severe clashes between protesters and police that virtually paralysed the state in
Mexico (AP) — Gunmen ambushed a humanitarian caravan in a remote, restive area of southern Mexico, killing a Finnish man and a Mexican activist, and dozens from their group remained missing, prosecutors said Wednesday. The ambush
Regrettably, as information is coming in, we know that two comrades lost their lives in this paramilitary attack," the statement said. "This armed attack is a product of the conditions of institutional violence and impunity that paramilitary groups
Elias Fernandez de Jesus, whose age was not given, died in the attack, Alvino said. Officials in San Juan Copala declared the town an "autonomous municipality" two years ago. Under the Mexican Constitution, ethnic minorities have the right to govern