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Mexico’s Presidential Election
Mexico will inaugurate its new president on Saturday, December 1. Andrés Manuel López Obrador, commonly known as “AMLO,” who won a landslide election…

Mexico’s Drug War & AMLO
President-elect Andrés Manuel López Obrador (known popularly as AMLO) will take office on December 1, representing a coalition of the left-wing Labor…

Mexico Crime Trends
In late July, Mexican authorities released crime statistics for the first half of 2018. The figures reflect a 16% increase in homicides nationwide,…

Consular Affairs Bulletins

Security Alert: Mexico, Spring Break Security
Each year, thousands of U.S. citizens visit Mexico during Spring Break. While the vast majority of travelers have safe and enjoyable trips, Spring…