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News Mexico Chiapas: A better life? Hopes and hardship of Mexico migration

Published on: Sunday 24 November 2019
A better life? Hopes and hardship of Mexico migration
News source: http://news.trust.org/item/20191125111326-lqyl7/

According to Mexico's refugee agency, COMAR, the number of asylum applicants has already doubled this year from 2018. Of these, two-thirds applied for asylum in the southern border state of Chiapas, ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Chiapas, Mexico, Earthquake: 6.3-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Puerto Madero, El Salvador And Guatemala Also Impacted

Published on: Tuesday 19 November 2019
Chiapas, Mexico, Earthquake: 6.3-Magnitude Quake Strikes Near Puerto Madero, El Salvador And Guatemala Also Impacted
News source: https://www.ibtimes.com/chiapas-mexico-earthquake-63-magnitude-quake-strikes-near-puerto-madero-el-salvador-2869860

A strong 6.3-magnitude earthquake struck off the southern Mexican state of Chiapas, 68 miles south-west of Puerto Madero on Tuesday night ... John Cassidy, an earthquake seismologist from Vancouver ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Earthquake of Magnitude 6.3 Strikes Off Mexico's Chiapas-USGS

Published on: Tuesday 19 November 2019
Earthquake of Magnitude 6.3 Strikes Off Mexico's Chiapas-USGS
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/reuters/2019/11/20/world/americas/19reuters-quake-mexico.html

SINGAPORE — An earthquake of magnitude 6.3 struck off Mexico's southern state of Chiapas on Tuesday, the United States Geological Survey said. There were no immediate reports of casualties or damage ...

News Mexico Chiapas: The US Is Wrapping Its Border Wall Around the World

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
The US Is Wrapping Its Border Wall Around the World
News source: https://www.thenation.com/article/border-wall-mexico-todd-miller/

Chiapas, where our van idled 200 yards from that checkpoint so long ago, was an example of this. One of the richest places in Mexico in terms of natural resources—water, petroleum, mineral wealth, ...

News Mexico Chiapas: ‘The Graveyard of Migrants’: Traveling Through the Most Dangerous Jungle in the World

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
‘The Graveyard of Migrants’: Traveling Through the Most Dangerous Jungle in the World
News source: https://www.thenation.com/article/immigration-panama-colombia-darien/

As a graduate student of Spanish at UC Davis, Brooke has been part of Humanizing Deportation’s research team in Tapachula, Chiapas—Mexico’s southernmost state—where she met Valentin and others who ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Paul Theroux’s Mexican Journey

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Paul Theroux’s Mexican Journey
News source: https://www.nytimes.com/2019/09/23/travel/paul-theroux-mexico-road-trip.html

So I took an improvisational road trip along the border and the length of Mexico, from the frontier to Chiapas, with the kind of excitement I felt as a young man. One of the greatest adventures of my ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Hidden History: Baile Folklorico brings Mexico’s history to life

Published on: Monday 16 September 2019
Hidden History: Baile Folklorico brings Mexico’s history to life
News source: https://www.kxan.com/news/hidden-history-baile-folklorico-brings-mexicos-history-to-life/

Chiapas Las Chiapanecas, Nuevo León El Potrillo,” he listed. “You name it every state has one specific song that represents the state.” Many of the dances trace back decades — even centuries — uniting ...

News Mexico Chiapas: 30% of Mexico has been rebuilt since 2017 earthquake

Published on: Thursday 19 September 2019
30% of Mexico has been rebuilt since 2017 earthquake
News source: https://www.aa.com.tr/en/americas/30-of-mexico-has-been-rebuilt-since-2017-earthquake-/1588878

Two years after an earthquake in Mexico left at least 360 people dead ... he said. In the states of Chiapas and Guerrero, more than half of families reported receiving inadequate government support ...

News Mexico Chiapas: México recuerda a víctimas de terremotos de 1985 y 2017

Published on: Thursday 19 September 2019
México recuerda a víctimas de terremotos de 1985 y 2017
News source: https://www.sun-sentinel.com/elsentinel/ct-hoy-terremotos-mexico-lopez-obrador-20190919-7xum6wrqenbzhnkedf6wybjd4m-story.html

Unos días antes, el 7 de septiembre de ese mismo año, otro terremoto de 8,2 sacudió el sureste de México y dejó un centenar de muertos y daños principalmente en los estados de Oaxaca y Chiapas. Ciudad ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Mexico claims success in stopping migrants; activists say no

Published on: Thursday 05 September 2019
Mexico claims success in stopping migrants; activists say no
News source: https://www.wpri.com/news/us-and-world/mexico-claims-success-in-stopping-migrants-activists-say-no/

FILE – In this June 5, 2019 file photo, Mexican authorities stop a migrant caravan that had earlier crossed the Mexico – Guatemala border, near Metapa, Chiapas state, Mexico. Mexico said in Friday, ...

News Mexico Chiapas: As Trump tightens the U.S. border, asylum applicants seek refuge in Mexico, elsewhere

Published on: Sunday 08 September 2019
As Trump tightens the U.S. border, asylum applicants seek refuge in Mexico, elsewhere
News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/the_americas/as-trump-tightens-the-us-border-asylum-applicants-seek-refuge-in-mexico-elsewhere/2019/09/08/9cd714e6-ca67-11e9-9615-8f1a32962e04_story.html

“It’s the heat,” his mother said. Asylum seekers in Mexico are required to remain in the region where they’ve filed their applications until they receive a decision. Most are concentrated in Chiapas, ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Angry migrants vandalize Immigration module in Chiapas

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
Angry migrants vandalize Immigration module in Chiapas
News source: https://mexiconewsdaily.com/news/angry-migrants-vandalize-immigration-module/

Migrants hoping to travel to the United States damaged a service module set up by the National Immigration Institute (INM) in Tapachula, Chiapas ... of their status in Mexico.

News Mexico Chiapas: Guatemala sees hike in migrant expulsions from Mexico

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
Guatemala sees hike in migrant expulsions from Mexico
News source: https://au.news.yahoo.com/guatemala-sees-hike-migrant-expulsions-mexico-213052098--spt.html

Mexico has sent more than 100,000 Central American migrants back across its border with Guatemala since January, a 63 percent rise on the same period last year, the government announced Wednesday.

News Mexico Chiapas: Back to Chiapas 25 years after covering rebel uprising

Published on: Wednesday 04 September 2019
Back to Chiapas 25 years after covering rebel uprising
News source: https://www.bostonglobe.com/2019/09/04/world/back-chiapas-25-years-after-covering-rebel-uprising/

SAN CRISTOBAL DE LAS CASAS, Mexico (AP) — We rode up to the mountain towns of Mexico's southern state of Chiapas and straight into the aftermath of an army shootout with rebels. It was Jan. 2, 1994, ...

News Mexico Chiapas: How a coffee rust epidemic escalated in Chiapas, Mexico

Published on: Monday 19 August 2019
How a coffee rust epidemic escalated in Chiapas, Mexico
News source: https://forestsnews.cifor.org/61800/how-a-coffee-rust-epidemic-escalated-in-chiapas-mexico?fnl=en

Mexico - The thought that climate change is threatening our daily cup of coffee might be too much to bear for some of us. But the available land suited to grow Coffea arabica, the world’s most loved ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Mexico is busing asylum-seeking migrants to southern border

Published on: Monday 19 August 2019
Mexico is busing asylum-seeking migrants to southern border
News source: http://www.ktvu.com/news/mexico-is-busing-asylum-seeking-migrants-to-southern-border

... government said Friday it is busing migrants who have applied for asylum in the United States to the southern Mexico state of Chiapas. About 30,000 migrants have been sent back to northern Mexican ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Zapatista rebels extend control over areas in south Mexico

Published on: Monday 19 August 2019
Zapatista rebels extend control over areas in south Mexico
News source: http://www.startribune.com/zapatista-rebels-extend-control-over-areas-in-south-mexico/554247822/

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's Zapatista indigenous rebel group announced that it is extending its control over so-called "autonomous" zones to 11 more areas in the southern state of Chiapas. The Zapatistas ...

News Mexico Chiapas: Activist Accused of Aiding Migrants in Mexico Gets Hassled on Way to Hearing

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Activist Accused of Aiding Migrants in Mexico Gets Hassled on Way to Hearing
News source: https://www.phoenixnewtimes.com/news/activist-charged-in-mexico-border-aid-case-hassled-before-hearing-11328679

Irineo Mujica, a former Phoenix resident and migrant-rights activist, headed to court on Wednesday in Chiapas, Mexico, for a hearing in a criminal case for allegedly aiding migrants that could put him ...