Latest Tlatelolco Stories

2009-02-11 14:20:31

Nearly 50 human skeletons have been found in a mass grave discovered in Mexico City, which archeologists believe may offer clues about the 16th century Spanish conquest.

2006-07-01 13:35:08

By Lorraine Orlandi MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Former Mexican President Luis Echeverria was under house arrest for a 1968 student massacre and will soon make an initial statement to the courts, his lawyer said on Saturday.

2006-06-30 13:44:36

(Recasts, adds background MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - A judge ordered the arrest on Friday of former Mexican President Luis Echeverria for a 1968 student massacre in a surprise move just two days before crucial elections.

2005-10-12 14:26:59

By Alonso Soto MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - As Mexico struggles for justice in a 1968 massacre of students, the darkest chapter of political violence in its recent history, American and Mexican filmmakers are taking the bloodshed to the big screen.

2005-10-02 19:23:19

By Greg Brosnan MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Angry that hopes of punishing top officials for a 1968 student massacre are fading, thousands of Mexican protesters marched on Sunday to the scene of the blood bath exactly 37 years later to demand justice.

Word of the Day
  • A hairdresser.
The word 'friseur' comes from French friseur, from friser ("to curl, frizz").