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Impunity prevails in disappearances in Mexico
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Impunity prevails in disappearances in Mexico

Mexico.- Yesterday, the Watson Institute for International and Public Affairs, belonging to Brown University, transmitted the seminar via Zoom Disappearances in Transitional Latin America: The Case of Mexico.In it they talked about the disappearance of people, a major problem for our country. It had the participation of Karina Ansolabehere, member of the Institute of Legal Research (IIJ), main researcher of the Observatory on Disappearance and Impunity in Mexico, belonging to the UNAM, and Bárbara Frey, tenured professor at the Institute of Global Studies of the University of Minnesota and director of the Human Rights Program at the College of Liberal Arts. The war against narco Karina Ansolabehere began by pointing out that the war against narco was the main ftrigger actor for...
Gold Cup: Canada included Marcelo Flores in the preliminary list
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Gold Cup: Canada included Marcelo Flores in the preliminary list

As well as Mexico, Canada also published his preliminary list to face the Concacaf Gold Cup. In this list, the selection of the Maple Leaf included Marcelo Flores placeholder image, midfielder with Mexican nationality who plays for Arsenal Sub 18. The 17-year-old has the opportunity to represent Mexico, England Y Canada, the latter being the only squad that has considered it for the Senior National Team. If Flores be included in the final list of Canada for the gold Cup and play a few minutes with the Canadian team, it would be ruled out to represent Mexico O England in the future. In the 2020/21 campaign, Flores, who trained several times with the Arsenal first team, played 13 games in the U18 Premier League and one commitment in the Premier League 2. YOU MAY ALSO BE INTERESTED: ARSENAL...
Today’s Weather Forecast: Tropical Depression 4-E Will Bring Rain to Pacific States
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Today’s Weather Forecast: Tropical Depression 4-E Will Bring Rain to Pacific States

Mexico.- For today, the broad cloud bands of the Potential Tropical Cyclone "Three" located in the Gulf of Mexico and moving northward, a low pressure channel in the Yucatan Peninsula, the approach of tropical wave No. 4 and Tropical Depression 4-E south of the Guerrero coast will affect the Mexican territory. Are predicted rains extraordinary punctuals in Guerrero.Torrential points in Michoacán and Oaxaca. Intense points in Jalisco, Colima, Puebla and Veracruz. These rains They could generate an increase in the levels of rivers and streams, overflows, mudslides and floods in low areas of land. Also, high waves and strong gusts of wind of 70 to 90 km / n are forecast in Oaxaca, Guerrero and Michoacán.Read more: In Yucatan, trained canine elements detect Covid-19Finally, an ext...
There will be three vacation periods in the next school year with 200 effective days
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There will be three vacation periods in the next school year with 200 effective days

Mexico City. - The Ministry of Public Education (SEP) of Mexico reported this Thursday that they are insured three vacation periods in the next school year 2021-2022.The decision came after a draft agreement for the return to face-to-face classes was published on the website of the National Commission. Regulatory Improvement (Conamer).In a statement, the SEP specified that the document has not entered into force and this will occur until its publication in the Official Gazette of the Federation (DOF).In addition, he indicated that according to the General Education Law (LGE), the periods will be composed of 10 business days for vacations winter, from December 20 to 31, 2021.Another 10 days for the Easter holidays, which will include from April 11 to 22, 2022, while the summer holidays c...
Gatell alert for an increase in Mexico in estimated cases of COVID by 10% in just one week
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Gatell alert for an increase in Mexico in estimated cases of COVID by 10% in just one week

Mexico City.- The Undersecretary of Prevention and Health Promotion, Hugo López-Gatell, warned of an increase of 10 percent in the estimated cases of covid-19 between epidemiological weeks 21 and 22, which forces to reinforce the sanitary measures. "It does not mean that the pandemic begins to show signs of being out of control," he clarified after referring that this week a national upward trend was detected. "It does not necessarily mean that the downward trend has already been lost, this can behave in a staircase, in a zigzag and we can still recover it," he said.He argued that the stability in the behavior of COVID-19 that had been maintained for 20 consecutive weeks will depend on what "we all do together, federal, state and municipal governments." "It depends on achieving a very sl...
Ssa reports 230 thousand 792 deaths from COVID so far
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Ssa reports 230 thousand 792 deaths from COVID so far

MEXICO CITY.- At the cut of this Thursday, June 17, Mexico accumulated 230,792 deaths from Covid-19, that is, 168 deaths more than the previous day, reported the Ministry of Health through the technical report.Likewise, it was detailed that in the last 24 hours, the country added 4,253 infections, to give a total of 2 million 467 thousand 643 confirmed cases.With these figures, Mexico ranks fifteenth in the world in number of infections and fourth as the country with the most deaths from the pandemic, behind the United States, Brazil and India, according to the Johns Hopkins University of the United States.Vaccination against COVID-19 in Mexico. Regarding the details of the vaccination plan, the agency reported that the court At 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the national level, 384,900 doses...
They locate boxes of stolen bullets in Guanajuato
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They locate boxes of stolen bullets in Guanajuato

MEXICO CITY.- The National Guard reported that elements deployed in the municipality of San Luis de La Paz, Guanajuato, They located a collapsing dry-box trailer loaded with various boxes of useful cartridges.This trailer is linked to the two trailers loaded with weapons stolen last week in the same entity, said the corporation, based on preliminary information.He indicated that the proceedings are being carried out corresponding to their availability.An armed group stole two trucks loaded with thousands of useful cartridges in the state of Guanajuato, which were to be exported to the United States by personnel from a private company.According to federal authorities, the subjects intercepted the convoy on Highway 57, near the town of La Cabaña del Rey., in the municipality of San Luis de l...
Two journalists were killed in Mexico in the last hours
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Two journalists were killed in Mexico in the last hours

Mexico.- Two journalists were killed in the last hours in different events in Mexico; is about Gustavo Sanchez Cabrera, who was attacked with bullets this morning in the state of Oaxaca, and Enrique Garcia, who was found shot to death in a vehicle in the State of Mexico.The murder of the communicators has ignited the alerts in the journalistic union, as well as Human Rights and police authorities. Around 08:30 hours, Gustavo Sánchez Cabrera, former reporter and editor of the red note in "La Policiaca del Istmo" and current director of the portal Noticias Minuto a Minuto, and Felipe Enrique García, who acted as liaison, was attacked with bullets. of the PRI-PAN-PRD candidate for mayor of San Mateo Atenco, Ana Muñiz, virtual winner of the election.Read more: Journalist Gustavo Sán...
Deficiencies in welds, columns and beams: in a report from the College of Engineers on Line 12 of the CDMX metro
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Deficiencies in welds, columns and beams: in a report from the College of Engineers on Line 12 of the CDMX metro

The College of Civil Engineers of Mexico reported this Thursday that 32% of line 12 of the Mexico City, which suffered a landslide on May 3, leaving 26 dead and a hundred injured, has "deficiencies" that must be addressed before restoring service."In 32% grade B affectations were found, which does not imply that they are high risk, but rather that they are pointing out situations of vulnerabilities and pathologies that must be analyzed in greater detail.”, Explained Bernardo Gómez, coordinator of the Structural Safety Technical Committee of the College of Engineers.SIGHT: Structural failure caused the collapse of Line 12 of the Mexico City metro, according to expert opinionThe institution presented the first of three reports on the elevated sections of the Mexico City as a result of the tr...
Mexico’s gigantic sinkhole worsens: new cracks appear next to the house that is almost swallowed
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Mexico’s gigantic sinkhole worsens: new cracks appear next to the house that is almost swallowed

The great sinkhole appeared almost two weeks ago in the central Mexican state of Puebla continues to spread, crack by crack diameter by diameter, thus increasing the threat it poses to the populations of the area Although the hole originated with only five meters in diameter, in just 24 hours it grew to 30 meters and since then it has not stopped growing. The Mexican Government, in fact, has reported this Thursday the discovery of new cracks that make the giant sinkhole already reaches 26 meters in diameter and a depth of approximately 45 meters. In addition, the sinkhole has caused structural damage and more cracks in eight of the 12 homes in the town of Santa María Zacatapec, a...