Looking for People and Answers
Even before the tour bus comes to a stop, the women rise from their seats and wait in the aisle to exit. In their arms rest rolled-up flags of the Central American countries they come from. Large laminated photographs of missing loved ones hang by lanyards from their necks. They descend the stairs to a gaggle of waiting press photographers. This is their moment of hope, stirring once again the possibility of putting to rest years of uncertainty and desperation.
Maybe someone has seen…Continue
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on October 25, 2012 at 1:56pm — No Comments
U.S. State Department data show that the first six months of 2011 represented the most deadly period of the past eight years for U.S. citizens in Mexico, the Christian Science Monitor reports. From January 4 to June 11 of this year, 65 Americans were killed in Mexico, a 300% increase since 2003. Read full article.
The report found that Baja California, Tamaulipas, Chihuahua,…Continue
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on November 4, 2011 at 4:57pm — No Comments
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Authorities in Mexico say security forces have found at least 59 bodies in a mass grave in the northern state of Tamaulipas, near the U.S. border. Government officials said police and military personnel found the mass grave while investigating the March 25 disappearance of several…Continue
Added by Jeff Dunsavage on April 7, 2011 at 5:52am — No Comments