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A man jogs near the White House during the outbreak of COVID-19 in Washington D.C., the United States, April 1, 2020. The United States became the first nation with more than 200,000 COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, according to a new tally from Johns Hopkins University. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

Washington using pandemic to pursue unilateralism, play blame games

The U.S. administration led by President Donald Trump is taking advantage of the COVID-19 pandemic to pursue unilateral policies while pinning the blame for...
[Reuters]A U.S. flag fluters at the Paso del Norte International Border bridge, in Ciudad Juarez

Mexico, U.S. extend ban on non-essential cross-border travel amid pandemic

Mexico and the United States agreed to extend a ban on non-essential travel across their shared border in a bid to contain the COVID-19...

Mexico receives 2nd shipment of medical supplies from China

A shipment of 11 tons of medical supplies arrived in Mexico from China on late Friday to help the country address the COVID-19 pandemic,...
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LatAm countries turn to face masks to contain pandemic

Latin American countries are urging, and sometimes mandating, people to use face masks to contain the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, even as global experts...

Mexico, Colombia to meet in May friendly

Mexico and Colombia will meet in a friendly in May as both teams prepare for continental tournaments, the Mexican Football Federation (FMF) said on...
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At least 15 children killed in Haiti orphanage fire

At least 15 children were killed in a fire at an orphanage in an area near the Haitian capital of Port-au-Prince, local officials reported...

Immigration across U.S.-Mexico border plunges 74.5 percent in 9 months

Immigration across the U.S.-Mexico border plunged 74.5 percent from May 2019 to January 2020, in the wake of a bilateral agreement to curb migrant...

Mexican auto parts industry could see investments of over US$5 billion in 2020

The Mexican auto parts industry could see investments rise to over 5 billion U.S. dollars in 2020 thanks to the renovated free trade agreement...

Mexico to invest US$1 billion to bring banking, internet access to poor areas

The Mexican government will invest 20 billion Mexican pesos (about 1 billion U.S. dollars) in bringing banking and internet access to impoverished areas of...

The future of the HIV response

For the first time, AIDS experts have brought together new assessments from six locations around the world that have made impressive progress fighting the...

Mexico links pipeline explosion to corruption and local dysfunction

Corruption and local dysfunction that have plagued Mexico for years caused a deadly gasoline explosion on Jan. 18, said the authorities, experts and victims'...

Russia to Start Posting Billboards in Space

A Russian startup has just revealed plans to place massive billboards in the space, which might cover a potential audience of 7 billion on...

Mexico Pipeline Blast Deaths Up to 73

At least 73 people have been killed in Friday's fuel pipeline explosion in Mexico's central state of Hidalgo, said governor Omar Fayad on Saturday...

Mexico Suspends Texcoco Airport Construction

The Mexican government officially suspended the construction work of capital Mexico City's new airport in Texcoco, said Transport Minister Javier Jimenez Espriu on Thursday. The...

Canada to Conduct Inspection on Crashed Helicopter Engines

Canada will inspect the engines of a helicopter that crashed in western Mexico, killing two prominent members of the opposition, Mexico's government said on...
U.S. President Donald Trump waves upon his arrival at the White House from Philadelphia, in Washington D.C., the United States, on Jan. 26, 2017. U.S. President Donald Trump wants a 20-percent border tax on all imports from Mexico, said White House spokesman Sean Spicer on Thursday. (Xinhua/Yin Bogu)

Mexico wants Washington to probe use of nerve gas against migrants

Mexico on Thursday asked the United States to investigate the recent use of tear gas against undocumented migrants trying to cross the border. ...

Ghana Joins 157 Countries In Energy Impact Competition In Mexico

The Minister of Communications, Mrs. Ursula Owusu-Ekuful, has reiterated on government's commitment to ensuring that no girl child will left out in the...

Mexican judge sentences cartel lord to 12 years jail term

A federal judge condemned a cartel leader to 12 years in jail after finding him guilty of drug trafficking and illegal possession of firearms,...

Helicopter-hailing app takes off in Mexico City

The rush hour in Mexico City can last up to 12 hours, so top executives and government officials with deep pockets and tight schedules...

Death toll rises to 16 after prison riot in northern Mexico

The death toll from Tuesday's riot at the Cadereyta prison in northern Mexico rose to 16 on Wednesday, the prosecutor-general of the state of...

Mexican man killed after sticking head out moving train

A Mexican man died on Sunday after he stuck his head out of the window of a moving subway in Mexico City and hit...
Pakistani levies force cadets display their skills during a graduation ceremony in southwest Pakistan's Quetta, Sept. 19, 2015. 150 cadet officers from Balochistan levies force were recruited into the Pakistani paramilitary. (Xinhua/Irfan)

Mexican military searches for 7 missing soldiers swept up in mudslide, 2 killed

Mexico's military is searching for at least seven missing soldiers swept up in a mudslide that killed another two, Defense Minister Salvador Cienfuegos said...

Mexico prison riot leaves 7 dead, 13 injured

A prison riot in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas has left three police officers and four prisoners dead, the state government said on...
Sudan's fleet of Russian-made planes and helicopters has suffered a number of losses in recent years, with the military frequently blaming technical problems

Three bodies thrown from low-flying plane in Northern Mexico

Three bodies were thrown out of a low-flying aircraft early Wednesday in Mexico's drug-ridden northern state of Sinaloa. "The bodies of three...
Soldiers of pro-government militia are pictured in Aleppo, Syria, on Dec. 11, 2016. (Xinhua/Yang Zhen) (zw)

Latin American countries express concern over rising violence in Syria

Mexico was joined by the governments of Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay, Peru and Uruguay on Friday to express their "deepest concern" at the escalation...

Legal expert says Mexico has strong case to sue U.S. for lost territories

Never mind the border wall. Mexico has a strong case to sue the United States for territories its northern neighbor seized in the mid...
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China’s economic reforms to spur global growth – Mexican expert

Reforms put in motion by China are aimed to spur both domestic and global economic growth, according to a leading Mexican political observer. ...
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Mexican car production, export reach record high in Feb.

Mexico's production and export of cars reached a record high in February, rising 11.1 percent and 9.7 percent respectively year-on-year, the Mexican Association of...
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Mexico expects to draw more investment through infrastructure projects

Infrastructure development in Mexico will make the country more attractive to national and international investors, President Enrique Pena Nieto said on Monday. ...
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A U.S.-Mexico border wall to erect in people’s heart

A good sleep can no longer help Victor Navares fully recover after a day's work as there might be a wall between home and...