Mexico becomes 4th country to surpass 100,000 coronavirus deaths

Mexico passed the 100,000 mark in COVID-19 deaths Thursday, becoming only the fourth country — behind the United States, Brazil and India — to do so. Jose Luis Alomia Zegarra, … Read More

Mexico downplays high rate of coronavirus infections, deaths among health workers

Mexican officials on Thursday downplayed the country’s rate of coronavirus infections and deaths among medical personnel, appearing to dispute reports this week that Mexico had the highest rate in the … Read More

Mexico needs 200M coronavirus vaccine shots; officials say doses could start in April

Mexico will need up to 200 million coronavirus vaccine doses, according to a senior government official, and inoculation of its 120 million inhabitants could start as early as April if … Read More

Mexico now has 3rd most coronavirus deaths, as Vietnam struggles with new outbreak

Mexico now has the third most COVID-19 deaths in the world, behind the United States and Brazil, while former success story Vietnam is struggling to control an outbreak spreading in … Read More

Mexico’s president dismissive of wearing mask as coronavirus cases climb

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Wednesday downplayed the importance of wearing face masks during the novel coronavirus pandemic, calling his treasury secretary’s assertion that using them would be … Read More

Mexico’s coronavirus death toll now fourth-highest in the world

Deaths in Mexico from the coronavirus pandemic rose above 35,000 on Sunday, with the Latin American country overtaking Italy for the world’s fourth-highest death total, according to Reuters data. But … Read More

Mexico now has the 5th highest coronavirus death toll in the world

Mexico topped 30,000 COVID-19 deaths Saturday, overtaking France as the country with the fifth-highest death toll since the coronavirus outbreak began. Officials reported 523 more confirmed coronavirus deaths for the … Read More

U.S.-Mexico border refugee camp reports 1st COVID-19 case, raising alarms over spread

By Staff The Associated Press Posted June 30, 2020 12:48 pm Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ A person has tested positive … Read More

Mexico City’s coronavirus deaths are triple its official toll, report suggests

A registry of death certificates in Mexico City suggests there were 4,577 cases where doctors mentioned coronavirus or COVID-19 as a possible or probable cause of death, more than three … Read More

Mexico pushes to reopen economy while reporting over 2K coronavirus cases a day

Mexico issued guidelines on Monday for restarting operations in the automotive, mining and construction sectors, pushing ahead with reopening the economy despite a growing national toll from the COVID-19 pandemic and … Read More

Coronavirus engulfs Latin America as Brazil, Mexico report record surges in cases

Brazil and Mexico on Thursday reported a record one-day rise in new coronavirus cases, just as leaders of both countries intensified attempts to reopen their economies even as the spread … Read More

Trump, citing coronavirus, says U.S. will remove illegal migrants and asylum seekers

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday his administration will use a health-focused statute to swiftly remove migrants or asylum seekers who cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally as part of … Read More