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Spring Breakers who want to take a dip in the Gulf of Mexico south of the border should be reminded of security concerns when visiting Matamoros, according to a U.S. Department of State Spring Break travel advisory.
“Travelers to the Mexican border should be especially aware of safety and security concerns due to increased violence in recent years between rival drug trafficking gangs competing for control of narcotics smuggling routes,” the advisory states.…Continue
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on March 10, 2013 at 2:45pm — No Comments
Please watch this piece about the disappearance two years ago of John Parks in Matamoros, MX, and share it widely.
These cases get precious little media coverage and scant attention from our government. Maybe if more people begin to know and understand the underlying issues we will begin to see policy…Continue
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on November 6, 2012 at 11:45am — No Comments
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on June 29, 2011 at 6:27am — No Comments
Abigail Wagner of Summit, NJ, has been reported missing in Matamoros, MX. She has been living there a little over a year, creating art and contacting other artists living locally. Her family last heard from her Thursday morning (3/24/11). Her landlord called last night and said he has not seen her since Wednesday. He is contacting the police today, and the family called the consulate this morning.
Anyone with information can call Abigail's mother, Katherine, at…Continue
Here's the story. Nice job, Adriana -- which sister appears with you?
This is not just another TV spot -- it is the first coverage Arturo's story and the Missing Americans Project have received in a major media market. Coverage like this increases the likelihood of our receiving national coverage. It's also huge because it is the first story to link one of our missing-person stories…Continue
Here's the story. Please share widely.
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on January 14, 2011 at 12:31pm — No Comments
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on January 8, 2011 at 4:37pm — No Comments
More than 100 people (most of them new visitors and most from Texas) visited the Missing Americans Project community after KRGV TV in Texas ran this story about John Parks' disappearance in Matamoros, Mexico.
It's not the biggest one-day spike we've had (over 500 people from all over…Continue
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on January 6, 2011 at 12:30pm — No Comments
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on January 6, 2011 at 1:30am — No Comments