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16 bodies dug up in grizzly Tonala grave

Hardly an eyebrow was raised this week after a clandestine gravesite containing 16 bodies – 14 men and two women – was discovered in the Agua Escondida neighborhood of Tonala, on the outskirts of the Guadalajara metropolitan area.


Bodies of expats found in mobile morgues

The corpses of two U.S. citizens have been discovered among the human remains kept in refrigerated trailer trucks utilized as mobile morgues by Jalisco’s oversaturated Forensic Medical Services (SEMEFO) facility, according to an article highlighted on the front page of the October 2 print edition of the Guadalajara daily Milenio.

A done deal: Goodbye NAFTA, hello USMCA

Despite his previous doubts about the benefits of the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA) to Mexico’s poorest denizens, this country’s president-elect is expected to instruct his party’s legislators to give a thumbs up to the updated version, to be known as the United States-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA).