Mexico uncovers massive migrant smuggling ring using trucks

World / Crime & Legal Jul 23, 2019

Mexico uncovers massive migrant smuggling ring using trucks

Mexican officials said Monday they have uncovered an industrial-scale migrant smuggling ring using tractor-trailer rigs disguised as freight deliveries for major companies. President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said authorities found a tractor-trailer disguised with the logo of a major grocery store chain. But instead of ...

Mexican police revolt against plans to join National Guard

World Jul 4, 2019

Mexican police revolt against plans to join National Guard

Hundreds of federal police blocked highways in and around the Mexican capital Wednesday in open revolt against plans to absorb the officers into the newly formed National Guard, a move that the police fear could upend their jobs. The protests came as the government officially ...