Online campaign costs have risen in Mexico and Belgium, despite their apparent differences, both face comparable difficulties.
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15 journalists were slayed this year in Mexico, a perilous situation again showcased by a near-miss attack this week on a prominent reporter.
Mexico’s electorate is rejecting President Obrador’s plans for reforming the election commission, suspecting a power grab.
Suspected of financial offences, Enrique Pena Nieto, the former president of Mexico, is the subject of an investigation by prosecutors.
President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador had voted in favor of the referendum, which the opposition saw as a diversionary tactic.
Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, known as AMLO, has never had much time or aptitude for democratic niceties.
The ability of that city to prosper was partly due to a shared social structure that provided economic opportunity to immigrants.
Mexican authorities must immediately and thoroughly investigate the killing of reporter Lourdes Maldonado López, CPJ.
Martínez was ambushed just after noon at his residence in Tijuana, a coastal city just across the border from San Diego in California.
Should ex-officials be tried for criminal conduct, a countrywide referendum held in Mexico on Sunday asked. Voter turnout was low.