Wednesday Jul 16
Squalid conditions ... Children rest in one of the rooms of the shelter
Squalid conditions ... Children rest in one of the rooms of the shelter "La Gran Familia" during a police raid where 458 children were rescued.
Mexico arrests vigilante leader in state torn by violence
Mexican authorities detained one of the most well-known leaders of vigilante groups that have been battling drug gangs in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, a federal official said on Friday.
11 bodies found in clandestine Mexico graves
Mexico City, June 27 The bodies of 11 men were found in eight clandestine graves in a forested area in Michoacan, a state in western Mexico, officials said.
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Hadassah Magazine features Brit Braja, rabbi's outreach program in Latin America
Photo by Paul Ross: Rabbi Cukierkorn passes the Torah to Veronica Padilla, a pediatrician from Morelia, Mexico, during her conversion ceremony.
5 Die in Drug-Related Violence in Mexico
Gunmen murdered three men in a cantina, while Federal Police officers killed two suspected drug traffickers in separate incidents in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, state prosecutors said.