Mexico protests for the 43 Ayotzinapa students after five months of their disappearance

Some 2,500 people turned out to the streets of Mexico City on Thursday after five months of the disappearance of the 43 Ayotzinapa students (Guerrero, south), in a day of protests that extended to the tourist city Acapulco. “The inability of the President of Mexico remains...

UN urges Mexico to create specialized unit to investigate disappearances

The UN recommended to Mexico, through the Committee on Enforced Disappearances, the creation of a “fiscal unit specialized in investigating enforced disappearances,” said a ruling released this Friday in Geneva. The opinion was prepared by ten independent experts who...

Parents of the 43 missing students in Mexico support allegations of foreign experts

Parents of 43 missing students of Ayotzinapa assured that failures in the official investigation into the case denounced by Argentine forensics, destroy the “historical truth” of theProsecution on a slaughter and incineration. “For us it is clear that the...

Foreign experts denounce irregularities in the research of the 43 missing students

The Argentine Forensic Anthropology Team (EAAF for its Spanish acronym), which denounced numerous irregularities in the investigation of the 43 missing students in Mexico, said that the case can not be closed because there is no scientific evidence to confirm that the students...

Committee against Enforced Disappearances receives Mexico for the case of 43 missing students

Mexico appears for the first time at a hearing before the Committee on Enforced Disappearances today and tomorrow, by the disappearance of the 43 students in Iguala. In Geneva, the UN Committee will assess the situation of Mexico in this area, being the first time that the...

Parents of the 43 missing in Mexico attend before the UN Committee in Geneva

A representation of parents of 43 students who disappeared last September in southern Mexico this Saturday will travel to Geneva to denounce the Mexican government to the UN Committee on Enforced Disappearances. The spokesman for the families of the missing, Felipe de la Cruz,...

Mexican Attorney legally declared dead the 43 missing students; Parents reject version

Mexican Prosecutor´s Office assured on Tuesday they already have “legal certainty” that the 43 students missing in Iguala (south) were killed by drug hitmen, although only one of them has been identified through DNA testing. The research, supported by the confession...

New marches in Mexico after four months of the disappearance of the 43 students

Parents of the 43 students who disappeared and were allegedly massacred in Guerrero (south) head this Monday a series of marches through Mexico City at met four months of the crime. The day of demonstrations began in the morning with four simultaneous marches organized in...