- UN agency says Mexican soldiers tortured 4 crime suspects Updated: Oct-09-15 5:38 pm
MEXICO CITY - The United Nations Committee Against Torture has found that Mexican soldiers tortured four men they detained as crime suspects in a northern state in 2009.
- Mexican army head is unhappy with law enforcement role Updated: Oct-08-15 9:23 pm
MEXICO CITY - Mexico's defense secretary said Thursday that the country's army isn't happy doing law enforcement duty, but has no other choice.
- UN rights official : Mexico must withdraw army from streets Updated: Oct-07-15 10:23 pm
MEXICO CITY - The United Nations' top human rights official is calling on the Mexican government to set a timetable for withdrawing military personnel from law enforcement duties and replacing them with well-trained police.
- Mexico to appeal ruling freeing 4 soldiers in army slayings Updated: Oct-06-15 5:19 pm
MEXICO CITY - Federal prosecutors announced they will appeal a Mexican judge's decision to dismiss criminal charges against four of seven soldiers charged in the 2014 killing of 22 gang suspects, at least 12 of whom investigators say were shot after they surrendered.
- Mexico extraditions part of new working relationship with US Updated: Oct-02-15 9:05 am
MEXICO CITY - Mexico has extradited 13 people to the United States, including two top drug traffickers, because of a new streamlined process between the two countries - and not because of the recent escape of Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, officials said.