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Mexico launches anti-kidnap squad  The authorities have launched an 300 officers' squad amid public anger over the abduction and killing of a prominent businessman's son Tropical Storm Julio approaches Mexico Headless corpses found Masses march against violence in Mexico
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Salmonella traced to Florida or Mexico Police fired over stampede American pilot killed in cargo jet crash City police chief quits after deadly raid Navy seizes cocaine sub Hurricane warning for Texas, Mexico Hurricane Dolly lashes Gulf Coast Global Aids forum opens Mexican executed after appeal denied
Hugo Sanchez fired as coach Earthquake rattles Mexico City Federal police chief slain Four people 'executed' in Baja California Border city warned of bloody weekend Drug-related killings soar Car crashes into bike race; one dead Mexico install Eriksson as national coach Mexico to track sharks after fatal attacks Growers defend their tomatoes 12 trampled to death in Mexico City Map of Mexico City Mexico


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  A raid on a nightclub resulted in a stampede for the doors and left two minors and three police officers among the dead
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  Jose Ernesto Medellin's death penalty conviction in the rape and murder of 2 teen girls sparked international controversy
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  Tens of thousands of frustrated Mexicans, many carrying pictures of kidnapped loved ones, marched across the country


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Sep.3 Crime 'damages' Mexico economy Sep.13 24 corpses found shot Sep.17 Grenade into an Independence Day crowd Sep.26 Three arrested for grenade attack

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Oct.1   Mexicans in U.S. sending less money home  Banco de Mexico: Mexicans in the United States sent home 12.2% less money this past August than the same month last year Oct.4   Drug violence kills at least 49 this week   Police have found 9 more bodies dumped around the Mexican border city, where nearly 50 people have been killed in a week of violence Oct.6   Tropical Storm Marco expected to hit  The storm continued its slow trek over the waters near Mexico's coast and is expected to strike land late Monday or Tuesday morning Oct.11     Hurricane Norbert weakens
Map of PUERTO SAN CARLOS Mexico  Norbert has weakened to a Category 1 after it swept across southern Baja California peninsula, tearing off roofs Oct.16     Earthquake of scale 6.5 magnitude  An earthquake of Richter scale 6.5 magnitude strikes the Pacific coasts of Guatemala and Mexico

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Nov.4   Interior Minister killed in crash
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  Juan Camilo Mourino has been killed along with 2 others in a plane crash in central Mexico City
Nov.7   Ex-police official held in corruption probe  Mexico detained Rodolfo de la Guardia Garcia as it investigates claims of high-level corruption within security forces battling powerful drug... Nov.8     Engine fell off plane before crash
  An engine fell off a government jet before it crashed, killing Interior Minister Juan Camilo Mourino in the nation Nov.11   Mass kidnappings by gunmen  Police were looking for 27 farm workers who were kidnapped in northwestern Mexico by gunmen in at least 20 vehicles Nov.14   Doomed plane was too close to jet  The Lear jet that crashed on landing, killing all aboard, including interior minister, may have been felled by the turbulence from a large j... Nov.19   Turf war may have led to Interpol breach  A vicious war between drug cartels and authorities that has left 4,300 dead this year may have caused a breach in the internal security syst... Nov.21   Ex-crime chief arrested  Noe Ramirez, the former head of Mexico's anti-organised crime agency, has been arrested during an investigation into links to drug cartels

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Dec.3   US gives Mexico anti-drug funding  A $197m aid package to help Mexico fight drugs cartels as part of the Merida Initiative has been released by the US government Dec.5   Mexican drug cartels infiltrating Guatemala  18 people were killed in a face-off between a local cartel and a Mexican cartel in a frontier zone between Mexico and Guatemala Dec.21   Nine headless bodies found
Map of Chilpancingo Guerrero Mexico  Police found 9 human heads and nine headless bodies in the state of Guerrero, and some of the remains were of soldiers Dec.24   Police detain Mexican beauty queen   A 23-year-old beauty queen and 7 men arrested in vehicles loaded with weapons and cash near the of Guadalajara     Eight bodies found in garbage bags
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  The record number of killings in Mexico continues to climb, with the discovery of bodies stuffed in black bags near the Guatemalan border
Dec.26   Missing ship passenger sought off Mexico  Searchers looking for a woman believed to have fallen from a cruise ship off the coast of Mexico have seen no sign of her Dec.31   Mexico arrests drug leader Map of Michoacan Mexico  Mexican authorities have arrested Alberto Espinoza Barron, the leader of a drug cartel that set off two grenades during a public celebration





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Navy seizes cocaine sub Nine headless bodies found Map of Chilpancingo Guerrero Mexico  Police found 9 human heads and nine headless bodies in the state of Guerrero, and some of the remains were of soldiers Earthquake rattles Mexico City Car crashes into bike race; one dead Mexico to track sharks after fatal attacks 12 trampled to death in Mexico City Map of Mexico City Mexico




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  A raid on a nightclub resulted in a stampede for the doors and left two minors and three police officers among the dead
Jun.20 Salmonella traced to Florida or Mexico Jun.24 Police fired over stampede Jul.6 American pilot killed in cargo jet crash Jul.21 Hurricane warning for Texas, Mexico Jul.23 Hurricane Dolly lashes Gulf Coast Aug.3 Global Aids forum opens Aug.23 Tropical Storm Julio approaches Mexico Oct.6 Tropical Storm Marco expected to hit  The storm continued its slow trek over the waters near Mexico's coast and is expected to strike land late Monday or Tuesday morning Oct.11   Hurricane Norbert weakens Map of PUERTO SAN CARLOS Mexico  Norbert has weakened to a Category 1 after it swept across southern Baja California peninsula, tearing off roofs Oct.16   Earthquake of scale 6.5 magnitude  An earthquake of Richter scale 6.5 magnitude strikes the Pacific coasts of Guatemala and Mexico Nov.4 Interior Minister killed in crash Map of Mexico City Mexico
  Juan Camilo Mourino has been killed along with 2 others in a plane crash in central Mexico City
Nov.8   Engine fell off plane before crash  An engine fell off a government jet before it crashed, killing Interior Minister Juan Camilo Mourino in the nation Nov.14 Doomed plane was too close to jet  The Lear jet that crashed on landing, killing all aboard, including interior minister, may have been felled by the turbulence from a large j... Dec.26 Missing ship passenger sought off Mexico  Searchers looking for a woman believed to have fallen from a cruise ship off the coast of Mexico have seen no sign of her



Mexico, 2008 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2008 Jun.11 Growers defend their tomatoes
Sep.3 Crime 'damages' Mexico economy Oct.1 Mexicans in U.S. sending less money home  Banco de Mexico: Mexicans in the United States sent home 12.2% less money this past August than the same month last year Dec.26 Missing ship passenger sought off Mexico  Searchers looking for a woman believed to have fallen from a cruise ship off the coast of Mexico have seen no sign of her



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2008 Apr.1 Hugo Sanchez fired as coach
Jun.2 Car crashes into bike race; one dead Jun.3 Mexico install Eriksson as national coach



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2008 May.8 Federal police chief slain
May.20 Four people 'executed' in Baja California May.23 Border city warned of bloody weekend May.23 Drug-related killings soar Jul.18 Navy seizes cocaine sub Aug.5 Mexican executed after appeal denied
  Jose Ernesto Medellin's death penalty conviction in the rape and murder of 2 teen girls sparked international controversy
Aug.11 Mexico launches anti-kidnap squad  The authorities have launched an 300 officers' squad amid public anger over the abduction and killing of a prominent businessman's son Aug.28 Headless corpses found
Aug.30 Masses march against violence in Mexico
  Tens of thousands of frustrated Mexicans, many carrying pictures of kidnapped loved ones, marched across the country
Sep.3 Crime 'damages' Mexico economy
Sep.13 24 corpses found shot Sep.17 Grenade into an Independence Day crowd Sep.26 Three arrested for grenade attack Oct.4 Drug violence kills at least 49 this week   Police have found 9 more bodies dumped around the Mexican border city, where nearly 50 people have been killed in a week of violence Nov.7 Ex-police official held in corruption probe  Mexico detained Rodolfo de la Guardia Garcia as it investigates claims of high-level corruption within security forces battling powerful drug... Nov.11 Mass kidnappings by gunmen  Police were looking for 27 farm workers who were kidnapped in northwestern Mexico by gunmen in at least 20 vehicles Nov.19 Turf war may have led to Interpol breach  A vicious war between drug cartels and authorities that has left 4,300 dead this year may have caused a breach in the internal security syst... Nov.21 Ex-crime chief arrested  Noe Ramirez, the former head of Mexico's anti-organised crime agency, has been arrested during an investigation into links to drug cartels Dec.3 US gives Mexico anti-drug funding  A $197m aid package to help Mexico fight drugs cartels as part of the Merida Initiative has been released by the US government Dec.5 Mexican drug cartels infiltrating Guatemala  18 people were killed in a face-off between a local cartel and a Mexican cartel in a frontier zone between Mexico and Guatemala Dec.21 Nine headless bodies found Map of Chilpancingo Guerrero Mexico  Police found 9 human heads and nine headless bodies in the state of Guerrero, and some of the remains were of soldiers Dec.24 Police detain Mexican beauty queen   A 23-year-old beauty queen and 7 men arrested in vehicles loaded with weapons and cash near the of Guadalajara Dec.24   Eight bodies found in garbage bags Map of Tuxtla Chico Mexico
  The record number of killings in Mexico continues to climb, with the discovery of bodies stuffed in black bags near the Guatemalan border
Dec.31 Mexico arrests drug leader Map of Michoacan Mexico  Mexican authorities have arrested Alberto Espinoza Barron, the leader of a drug cartel that set off two grenades during a public celebration



Mexico, 2008 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2008 Jun.24 Police fired over stampede
Jul.8 City police chief quits after deadly raid Aug.5 Mexican executed after appeal denied
  Jose Ernesto Medellin's death penalty conviction in the rape and murder of 2 teen girls sparked international controversy
Aug.30 Masses march against violence in Mexico
  Tens of thousands of frustrated Mexicans, many carrying pictures of kidnapped loved ones, marched across the country
Oct.1 Mexicans in U.S. sending less money home  Banco de Mexico: Mexicans in the United States sent home 12.2% less money this past August than the same month last year Dec.3 US gives Mexico anti-drug funding  A $197m aid package to help Mexico fight drugs cartels as part of the Merida Initiative has been released by the US government