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A fence along the Arizona-Sonora border
State officials from Arizona and cross-border neighbor Sonora are lobbying airline and railroad executives for increased services to the region.
May 30, 2017
An artist's rendering shows a concept of a proposed pedestrian processing facility at the San Luis, AZ, port of entry.
The federal government would pay to overhaul the port of entry in San Luis under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for next year.
May 26, 2017
President Donald Trump proposed drastically slashing U.S. spending on aid to Mexico, including programs aimed at stopping and helping prevent violence stemming from the country’s war against drug traffickers.
May 24, 2017
Mexican and Canadian officials met in Mexico City on Tuesday and made their stance clear on the North American Free Trade Agreement: it will be revised and renewed, but only if the three nations involved work together.
May 23, 2017
Top U.S. and Mexico officials met in Washington on Thursday
The top U.S. trade official formally notified Congress on Thursday of the Trump administration’s intention to renegotiation the North American Free Trade Agreement, meaning official talks could begin as early as mid-August.
May 18, 2017
Since the beginning of the administration of Donald Trump, Mexico and the United States have held plenty of meetings behind closed doors, most of them to discuss trade and immigration. But this time, both governments plan to get together and work on a strategy to fight organized crime.
May 17, 2017
When it comes to oil, Mexico is a major business partner to the U.S., and American investors are even looking into Mexico’s expanding energy market. But recent violent clashes in Mexico’s black market oil could affect those investments.
May 05, 2017
Mexico election
Mexico will elect a new president next year. Although President Trump has temporarily delayed withdrawing the United States from the North American Free Trade Agreement, continued uncertainty over NAFTA and Trump's plans for a border wall are roiling Mexican politics.
May 05, 2017
The man accused of inheriting El Chapo’s drug-trafficking empire was arrested in Mexico’s capital. Dámaso López Núñez is allegedly in charge of the Sinaloa Cartel, the criminal organization led by drug king pin Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán.
May 02, 2017
medical marijuana marijuana
Mexico has been victim of drug-related violence and corruption for years. But a new bill passed last Friday may change all that.
May 01, 2017

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