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RIO DE JANEIRO (AFP) – The first of three major international sporting events in Brazil begins next month, with football's Confederations Cup pitting three former world champions, including the hosts, against the current title holders, Spain, and outsiders Mexico, Nigeria, Japan and tiny Tahiti. But the traditional curtain-raiser to the ..
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Spotlight on Brazil for Confed Cup – Vanguard
The study analyzes drug crime laws in seven places—Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil , Ecuador, Colombia, Peru, and Mexico—and highlights two trends. First: Researchers document a sizable increase in the number of drug-related …
Based on preliminary figures from a security report released Friday, 5296 homicides attributed to organized crime gangs occurred between December 2012 and April 2013 in Mexico, compared with 6432 between July-November 2012, when …
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Organized Crime-Related Homicides in Mexico Down 18%
MEXICO CITY – Organized crime “is anti-culture” and sects associated with criminal activities, such as Mexico's Holy Death sect, are “blasphemous,” Italian Cardinal Gianfranco Ravasi said during a visit to Mexico. “Organized crime is not …
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Latin American Herald Tribune – Organized Crime Harms Culture …
Brazil 's Roberto Azevêdo has emerged as the new director-general of the World Trade Organisation after seeing off Herminio Blanco of Mexico, the favoured candidate of the US and EU, according to officials familiar with the …
In a region where citizen security is often measured in terms of the level of physical violence, there is also another underreported crime network that is disrupting commerce, stealing resources and is often under-reported because the institutions attacked would rather not reveal …
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Cybersecurity in Latin American and the Caribbean: An unmet agenda
Obama Tells Mexicans Half A Story On Guns Used In Crime , Says CCRKBA. … Event (949), arrest (367), attack (198), massacre (68), protest (37), regulation (49), seize (314), shooting (200), violence (306), Lobo (2), Location (1219), Afghanistan (26), Argentina (1), Australia (14), Bolivia (5), Brazil (11), Canada (10), Caribbean (1), China (5) …
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Obama Tells Mexicans Half A Story On Guns Used In Crime, Says …
Southern Cone & Brazil … According to a U.S. State Department contract, the purpose of the system is to “help deter, prevent, and mitigate acts of major federal crimes in Mexico that include narcotics trafficking and terrorism.” ..
They blame Mexico's epidemic of violent crime on an insatiable appetite for drugs and loose control over gun and ammunition sales in the United States. In addition, the U.S. financial crisis left the Mexican economy reeling in 2009.
Which Mexico for Obama? | The Great Debate – Reuters