Mexico’s Tough Response to Migrants Doesn’t Stir Outcry

The hundreds of Central American migrants walking north in southern Mexico have received steady media coverage in Mexico.

  • Published 23 January 2020

MEXICO CITY (AP) — The hundreds of Central American migrants walking north in southern Mexico have received steady media coverage in Mexico, but with sky-high murders, a stagnant economy and corruption topping the national agenda, President Andrés Manuel López Obrador's aggressive efforts to stop them hasn't stirred a widespread reaction. López Obrador, a leftist who throughout his campaign talked about protecting human rights and more respectful treatment of migrants, has taken some criticism from the… Read at AP News