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Jan 31, 2019
Mexico declares end of war on drugs; govt won't use army to capture cartel kingpins, says President Andres Manuel Lopez ObradorPresident Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador declared Mexico's war on drugs over, saying his govt would not prioritise using the army to capture cartel kingpins
Nov 10, 2017
Philippine president Rodrigo Duterte threatens to slap UN rapporteur, boasts of killing a man when he was just 16Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte has said he stabbed a person to death as a teenager, in a defiant speech to promote his drug war
Jul 06, 2017
Mexico: At least 15 dead after shootout between warring drug gangs, policeMexico City: At least 15 people died in a huge shootout between police and two rival drug gangs in northern Mexico, authorities said.
May 24, 2017
Donald Trump praises 'good man' Duterte's war on drugs in Philippines, extends White House inviteUS President Donald Trump praised his Philippine counterpart Rodrigo Duterte over his immensely polarising drug war, which has killed thousands of people, reports said
Nov 19, 2015
Eleven bodies found in violent eastern Mexican state in two daysMexican authorities discovered six bodies in a community in the eastern state of Veracruz on Wednesday, a day after five other corpses were dumped elsewhere in the region.
Jul 14, 2015
Obama grants commutations to 46 convicted drug traffickersUS President Barack Obama granted commutations Monday to 46 convicted drug traffickers, saying their original sentences were unduly harsh under outdated laws
Dec 08, 2014
Mexico: Body of one of the 43 missing students identifiedA spokesman for the families of the missing students, Felipe de la Cruz, had already declared Saturday that relatives would continue looking for the 42 others.
Nov 13, 2014
Mexico: Enraged protesters burn down state congress over student massacreViolent protests have erupted in Mexico since authorities said Friday that Guerrero gang hitmen confessed to murdering the students and incinerating their bodies.
Nov 11, 2014
Alleged student massacre sparks protests in MexicoViolent protests erupted over the weekend after authorities said gang hitmen confessed to murdering the 43 students and incinerating their bodies.
Oct 21, 2014
Mexico's govt announces reward for leads on the 43 missing studentsThe reward applies to information on the whereabouts of the students or for the identification of those responsible for their disappearance.