Mexican federal forces assume security in towns of Michoacan

The Army and the Federal Police of Mexico will assume full control of various areas of the southwestern state of Michoacán, replacing the Rural Force corporation, created to legalize the civil defense groups, an official source reported today. The federal commissioner for...
Mexico legalizes part of the groups of self-defence in Michoacan

Mexico legalizes part of the groups of self-defence in Michoacan

The Government of Mexico announced on Monday an agreement reached with rural advocacy groups of the turbulent state of Michoacan, with the condition of a total surrender of their weapons to the army. The announcement was made hours after the military arrested Dionicio Loya...