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The Mexican government will not grant any more authorizations for open-pit mining, assured the Secretary of the Environment and Natural Resources @SEMARNAT_mx before congressmen. #Mexico #Environment
The Secretary of Semarnat, María Luisa Albores, assured this Friday during her appearance before deputies that the government of López Obrador will not give any more authorizations for open-pit mining due to the negative impacts on the environment and human health.
"We have detected that there are mining concessions in 68 Natural Protected Areas, which contravenes the conservation and protection of the territory and its natural resources" said María Luisa Albores.
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The National Regeneration Movement (Morena) launched a call for members of its party to participate in the election of a new senator for the state of Tamaulipas due to the death of Faustino López Vargas in a car accident. #Mexico #Politics Image
The call was shared by the leader of Morena at the national level, Mario Delgado Carrillo, through his social networks, which establishes the rules to be followed in order for him to be elected to finish the constitutional period 2018-2024 in the seat of the deceased legislator.
According to the document, the National Elections Commission will review the applications, evaluate and qualify the profiles of the registered candidates based on the attributes of Morena's Bylaws.
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Special operations personnel of the Mexican Army deployed three boats and began amphibious operations in the bay of Acapulco to reinforce security. #Mexico #Acapulco #Crime
There are three Zodiac type boats, pneumatic folding inflatable boats, with 21 members of the National Guard and the Secretary of National Defense to reinforce the security scheme on the beaches, which would be the first time in the port.
The objective is to increase surveillance in the port, as some criminals use jet skis to commit crimes.
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After two days of being kidnapped, the body of businessman Jorge Fajardo Valenzuela was found in Guaymas. The businessman's body was found near the highway wrapped in a blanket and tied with tape. #Mexico #Guaymas #Crime
His body was located by authorities in Guaymas at kilometer 7 of the Libramiento Federal Guaymas - Ciudad Obregón highway. In a brief statement from the Prosecutor's Office, they said that several pieces of evidence were collected by the Forensic Services personnel.
The moment in which he was kidnapped was recorded on video by a surveillance camera. In the video he is seen leaving with several backpacks on his shoulder, among them a pink one.
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JUST IN: #BNNMexico Reports.

Without reaching agreements, motorcyclists ended the last round of dialogue with the Secretary of Mobility (Semovi). In the meeting they did not reach any agreement, but they did have some common ground. #Mexico #Semovi #Protest
After the motorcyclists' demonstration on November 23 that left nine people arrested, the Mexico City government and the protesters concluded the second round of talks without reaching any agreement.
On December 8, they will meet again and it is expected that the proposed ideas will be evaluated. The Undersecretary of Planning and Mobility, Rodrigo Díaz, pointed out that no agreements were reached but there were some coincidences.
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An armed commando assaulted a taqueria in Guadalajara, killing two people and wounding six others. The criminals extracted the cash register of the establishment, as well as multiple belongings. #Mexico #Guadalajara #Crime
At around 1:25 a.m., the Municipal Police were alerted to the detonation of firearms at a food store located in the Lomas de San Eugenia neighborhood, on José María Iglesias street. The armed commando was made up of at least five subjects.
The criminals arrived at the taqueria and asked for the manager. They then threatened him and demanded that he hand over the money. "It was preliminarily reported that the attackers took out the cash register and various belongings," said the Jalisco Prosecutor's Office.
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Twelve alleged members of the Jalisco Cartel - New Generation (CJNG) were arrested as a result of operations for the murder of the coordinator of the National Guard in Zacatecas, José Silvestre Urzúa. #Mexico #Zacatecas #Crime Image
The seizures were carried out by elements of the Secretariat of National Defense (Sedena), the National Guard and the Anti-Kidnapping Coordination (Conase) in the municipality of Pinos.
The dismembered body of a woman was also found during a search, as well as a dozen long and short weapons. All of them were handed over to a judge for prosecution.
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Several people demonstrated at the International Book Fair (FIL) in Guadalajara, against femicides that have not been solved by the authorities. #Mexico #femicides #Guadalajara #Protest
With silhouettes of women made of cardboard, relatives of victims accompanied by supporters toured the literature event accusing of negligence in cases of violence against women, as well as murders in general.
"Nothing is working.
There is no access to justice, there is no longer access to truth, reparation, memory and much less to non-repetition," said Lorena Gutierrez, whose 12-year-old daughter Fatima was a victim of femicide, and her son Daniel Emilio was murdered.
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JUST IN: #BNNMexico Reports.

Mexico repatriated a total of 223 archaeological pieces recovered by the country's embassy in the Netherlands. #Mexico #Archaeological #Politics Image
The Mexican Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE) delivered the pieces, with the support of the National Institute of Anthropology and History (INAH).
For its delivery, a ceremony was held led by the Director General for Europe of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, who expressed Mexico's deep gratitude for this act of collaboration and friendship to the Deputy Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.
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Dozens of demonstrators gathered at the Angel of Independence to march towards the Hemiciclo a Juarez, the mobilization aimed to remember the victims of AIDS and make visible the cases of people living with the virus (HIV). #Mexico #AIDS #Health
The peaceful march on December 1st, International Day of the Fight against HIV-AIDS was called by various LGBT+ collectives and activists in favor of sexual and reproductive rights, the contingent left from the Angel of Independence.
Since the mobilization took place at the beginning of the night, the people who marched carried signs with red LED lights, the same color of the ribbon that represents the fight to inform about the virus and the disease it causes.
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JUST IN: #BNNMexico Reports.

David Borja Padilla, Secretary of Public Security of Coyuca de Benítez, Guerrero, was shot at by a group of armed individuals while travelling on the Acapulco-Zihuatanejo federal highway. #Mexico #Guerrero #Crime Image
The official and his bodyguards, who were on board a white van with Guerrero license plates, were attacked by armed individuals who were on board another van. The bodyguards repelled the attack.
Two kilometers away, there was a military checkpoint, where the victims went to take refuge with the soldiers.

The secretary was wounded by a bullet wound and was taken to a hospital in Acapulco. A private security guard was also injured and taken to a hospital.
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In the Sierra de Juárez region of Oaxaca, a bus carrying attendees of the Salomón Jaras Assumption overturned, leaving three people dead and more than 30 injured. #Mexico #Oaxaca #Accident Image
It was a Gonzalez Tours bus that had an accident while traveling on the San Miguel curve, in the Sierra de Juarez.
The now governor of the state of Oaxaca for Morena shared on Twitter a publication in which he regretted the events and assured that he had given orders for attention and support to be provided to the affected people.
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Personnel from the Attorney General's Office (FGR) secured approximately 300 kilograms of fentanyl pills inside a truck in Sonora. #Mexico #Fentanyl #Sonora #Crime
The drugs were hidden inside coconuts that were transported by the vehicle, which were cut in half to hide the blue pills.
As a result of the discovery, the authorities arrested two people who were transporting the shipment. In a press release, the agency informed that the Federal Ministerial Police (PFM) of the entity went to highway section 26, Puerto Libertad, where the actions were carried out.
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The Secretary of National Defense @SEDENAmx announced the seizure of more than 100 kilos of fentanyl after a checkpoint in the state of Sinaloa. #Mexico #Fentanyl #Sinaloa #Crime
The Sedena explained that while carrying out intelligence work to strengthen the rule of law in the country and detect criminal organizations, the Army obtained information of a drug transfer that would be carried out using a truck coming from Los Mochis.
The drug was destined for Cajeme, in the state of Sonora, so the military forces prepared to carry out the seizure and thus prevent drug trafficking.
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Murillo Karam's lawyers will insist that he faces his judicial process from his home in Lomas de Chapultepec. A judge denied him house imprisonment but his defense said it will try to obtain it. #Mexico #Murillo #Crime
During the early morning hours of December 2, after almost seven hours of hearing, a judge denied Jesús Murillo Karam house arrest as part of the process he faces for the crimes of torture, forced disappearance and against the administration of justice.
After the ruling of Marco Antonio Fuerte Tapia, judge of the Centro de Justicia Penal Federal del Reclusorio Norte, was made public, the lawyers of the former attorney general warned that they will go "to the next instances" to try, once again, to obtain house arrest for him.
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Sgt. Horacio Castilleja Albarrán, the last member of Mexico's World War II contingent, died at the age of 98. #Mexico #WWII #Albarrán #Social
Castilleja was one of nearly 300 Mexican military personnel of the 201st Squadron, known as the Aztec Eagles, who were sent from Mexico to support the United States in its fight against Japan.
Castilleja joined the army in 1942 at the age of 18 and was trained as a radio operator. The cause of death was not disclosed.
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#ConferenciaPresidente | Desde Veracruz, el presidente @lopezobrador_ informó que hoy asistirá a un reunión con gobernadores para tratar el tema de seguridad además, dijo que por la tarde visitará el Fuerte de San Juan de Ulúa, el cual fue rehabilitado por la @SEMAR_mx
#ConferenciaPresidente | El presidente @lopezobrador_ consideró que el trabajo realizado por el gobernador de #Veracruz, @CuitlahuacGJ, es "excepcional", pues "está haciendo un gobierno ejemplar, sobre todo en lo que tiene que ver en la honestidad".
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On Thursday, Mexico's economic secretary suggested holding yet another round of negotiations with the US regarding a dispute involving Mexico's oil industry. #Mexico #Canada #US #ExternalAffairs #Economy
Under the terms of the U.S.- Mexico-Canada trade agreement, Mexico seeks to avoid a full-fledged trade complaint.
Although the U.S. initially requested negotiations in July, no resolution has been reached as of yet. The disagreement can result in trade sanctions against Mexico if the United States demands an arbitration tribunal.
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President Andrés Manuel López Obrador announced that the business, labour and government sectors reached an agreement to increase the minimum wage by 20 per cent. #Mexico #AMLO #economy
This was explained by the Secretary of Labor, Luisa María Alcalde, during President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's morning conference.
"Unanimously the business, labour and federal government sectors decided on a 20 per cent increase for the minimum wage so that as of January it will go from 172 to 207 pesos a day," said Alcalde.
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Salomón Jara Cruz, former senator representing Oaxaca, took office this Thursday as Governor of Oaxaca for the period from 2022 to 2028. #Mexico #Oaxaca #Politics
Jara Cruz reiterated his willingness to dialogue with all political and social actors, "as I have been doing" and to maintain a respectful and permanent dialogue, as well as with the different powers and autonomous bodies.
In his speech, he announced that he will present a package of initiatives on austerity, mandate revocation, popular consultation, transparency, parity, forced displacement, transparency and anti-corruption.
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The Ministry of Public Security of Quintana Roo reported that 282 foreigners were rescued.

The foreigners were found in two homes, the first house on Benito Juarez Street in the town of Carlos A. Madrazo,
...where 213 people were located, while the second house is located on Pascual Ortiz Street in the town of Ucum, where 69 people were found.

The agency assured that due to their state of health and the conditions in which they were found,
...they were provided with medical assistance as well as food and water.

Of the 282 people, none of them could prove their stay in the country with legal documents.
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In the city of Durango, a second march was held in which relatives and friends of meningitis patients demanded justice from the authorities for the 18 fatalities. #Mexico #Durango #Protest
To the cry of "Justice", the contingent began on Heroico Colegio Militar Avenue where they walked until they reached the Cathedral of Durango; all those present demanded that the facts be clarified and those responsible be found.
Relatives of the victims claim that they have not been informed about the progress of the investigation, so they ask the Attorney General's Office to bring the cases of deaths due to meningitis, since Durango is the only state where this disease has been registered.
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Three members of the Tlahuac Cartel were captured in the municipality of Chalco, Mexico State, for murdering a rival of the Familia Michoacana. Both groups are fighting for control of the territory. #Mexico #Chalco #Crime
According to the Secretary of Security and Citizen Protection (SSPC), the detainees were identified as members of the Tlahuac Cartel, which is allegedly disputing with the Familia Michoacana for territorial control in the municipality of Chalco.
A total of three individuals were arrested for these acts, who go by the names of José de Jesús "N", alias El Churro, Jesús Faustino "N", El Bisco and Juan Antonio "N", alias El Pompi, detailed the authorities.
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The Attorney General's Office incinerated almost nine tons of various narcotics related to several investigation files and criminal cases in Tijuana. #Mexico #Tijuana #Crime
Most of the drugs burned were marijuana and to a lesser extent methamphetamine and cocaine. There were also precursor substances such as alginic acid.
The incineration event took place at the 28th Infantry Battalion in Tijuana, and was attended by military authorities and the Internal Control Organ (OIC), who supervised that the process was carried out in accordance with the applicable regulations.
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