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cities, towns & villages of Veracruz
updated Tue. September 26, 2023
Los Angeles Times
April 25, 2018
Exactly what happened to the working-class family from Ejido Benito Juarez, a dusty town in the northern Mexican state of Chihuahua, is the subject of ... Rosalia Castro, 61, whose son disappeared in 2011, is overcome with emotion while helping to excavate a clandestine grave in Mexico's Veracruz state.
April 25, 2018
Citla, the “Guardian Angel of the Mountain”, as hikers called him, died on September 28, 2017, and since then mountaineers from different parts of Mexico, together with their friends and acquaintances, are seeking permission to build a monument at the foot of the dog's grave, said Hilario Aguilar Aguilar,ÃâÃÂ ...
April 24, 2018
When Cape Town acknowledged in February that it would run out of water within months, South Africa suddenly became the global poster child for bad water management. Newspapers revealed that the federal government had been slow to respond to the city's three-year drought because the mayorÃâÃÂ ...
April 18, 2018
IEnova has increased the planned capacity of a marine terminal it will build at the Mexican port of Veracruz to 2.1 million barrels, 700,000 barrels ... As part of the project, IEnova is building two other terminals near Puebla and Mexico City with a storage capacity of 500,000 and 800,000 barrels, respectively.
Kansas City Star
April 2, 2018
Irineo Mujica, director of Pueblo Sin Fronteras, the activist group behind the annual symbolic event, said the caravan would continue only to the city of Puebla southeast of Mexico City, ... The organized portions of the caravans usually don't proceed much farther north than the Gulf coast state of Veracruz.
The Seattle Times
April 1, 2018
VERACRUZ, Mexico (AP) — Six police officers died Sunday from smoke inhalation after prisoners started a fire while resisting an effort to transfer ... Yunes said four “highly dangerous” inmates had been helping run criminal networks in the area around the La Toma prison in the town of Amatlan de losÃâÃÂ ...
Mexico News Today
March 30, 2018
Heroica Veracruz, Veracruz — More than 32,000 liters of stolen Pemex fuel has been recovered in two municipalities of Veracruz by the Mexican military. ... The Public Ministry complied with the proceedings using military agents whose first discovery was 29,900 liters in a building in the municipality ofÃâÃÂ ...
March 29, 2018
Eight blocks in the oil-rich Southeast basin along the coasts of Veracruz, Tabasco and Campeche states were awarded to groups that included Shell, Eni, ... presence of extraordinary circumstances, Juan Carlos Zepeda, head of Mexico's hydrocarbons commission, said during the bid round in Mexico City.
March 22, 2018
The murdered journalist operated a Spanish language news website, Enlace Informativo Regional, covering local events around the municipality of Guiterrez ... In January Jose Gerardo Martinez, was shot in a borough of Mexico City in January and Carlos Dominguez was stabbed to death 21 times inÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
Some headed to Mexico City and Veracruz looking for asylum. Others took migratory paperwork from Mexican officials allowing them only 20 days to leave the country. People Without Borders Director Irineo Mujica, who organized the caravan, told CBS News that those who left in small groups from MexicoÃâÃÂ ...
December 31, 1999
An underused public space in Veracruz, Mexico, has been given new life by Rozana Montiel and Alvin V Wallach, who built a canopy over the plaza to ... The Court project sought to accommodate a range of activities on an existing plaza at the port of Veracruz, which lies east of Mexico City on the Gulf ofÃâÃÂ ...
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