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Mexico captures Zetas drug cartel leader

Mexico says it captured the leader of the brutal Zetas drug cartel, marking the biggest victory for its president in his fight against gang violence.

Mexico’s drug cartels target journalists in brutal killing spree

Scores of journalists have died in a country gripped by violence that has claimed an estimated 60 000 lives since 2006.

Mexico captures top Gulf cartel drug boss “El Coss”

Mexico says its navy has captured one of the country's most wanted drug bosses - the head of the Gulf cartel, Jorge Costilla, alias "El Coss".

Massacre work of Mexico drug gang Zetas

Guatemala declared a 30-day state of emergency for the northern Peten region following a brutal weekend massacre of 27 people at a cattle ranch.

More bodies found in new mass graves in Mexico

At least 11 bodies were found in five new mass graves located in Sinaloa state in north-western Mexico, state prosecutors said on Tuesday.

Mass kidnappings new cash cow for Mexico drug gangs

Mexican drug gangs branching out into new criminal activity are earning a steady stream of cash from the mass kidnapping of migrants.

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Centre for Women & Gender Studies

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Greening the Future

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National Science and Technology Forum

It's an independent SETI platform, an essential element of an active democracy and an important part of the collaboration process needed in SETI

Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

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Huawei Cloud’s Year-End Sales Carnival

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