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  • Meeting with former Ambassador Sally Cowal

    Meeting with former Ambassador Sally Cowal

    DCM Laura Dogu met with former Ambassador Sally Cowal of the American Cancer Society (ACS) to discuss programs that ACS is engaged in within Mexico, Latin America and the Caribbean.

  • 21st Border Energy Forum

    21st Border Energy Forum

    U.S. Ambassador to Mexico Anthony Wayne arrived in Monterrey on October 15 to participate in the 21st edition of the Border Energy Forum. The forum is a joint initiative of the ten U.S. and Mexico border states.

  • Amb. Wayne Inaugurates Mariposa Port of Entry

    Amb. Wayne Inaugurates Mariposa Port of Entry

    During his October 15 visit to Nogales, Arizona, Ambassador Wayne gave remarks at the Mariposa Port of Entry’s inauguration ceremony.

  • International Day of the Girl Child

    International Day of the Girl Child

    As part of the International Day of the Girl Child commemorations, U.S. Consulate General Nuevo Laredo officers visited a group of Access scholarships grantees that the Embassy and Consulate sponsor.

  • Meeting with State Coordinator of Tourism

    Meeting with State Coordinator of Tourism

    Consul General Karen Ogle met with the State Coordinator of Tourism, Javier Tapia and his team to learn about the tourism programs and the new projects that are being implemented in Sonora.


  • Ambassador Wayne Welcomes Coahuila Governor

    U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne welcomed Coahuila Governor Rubén Moreira Valdez and members of his team today to discuss the Governor’s initiatives to improve security and citizens’ rights in the state.

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  • ICE San Antonio deports Mexican fugitive wanted for homicide

    San Antonio, Ocrober 17, 2014 — A Mexican fugitive wanted in his home country for homicide was deported Thursday by officers with U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO).  

  • Statement by the President on Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi Winning the 2014 Nobel Peace Prize (October 10, 2014)

    On behalf of Michelle, myself and all Americans, I want to congratulate Malala Yousafzai and Kailash Satyarthi on winning the Nobel Peace Prize. Today’s announcement is a victory for all who strive to uphold the dignity of every human being. In recognizing Malala and Kailash, the Nobel Committee reminds us of the urgency of their work to protect the rights and freedoms of all our young people and to ensure they have the chance to fulfill their God-given potential, regardless of their background, or gender, or station in life. 

  • Remarks at the Pathways to Prosperity in the Americas Annual Meeting (October 9, 2014)

    by Charles H. Rivkin, Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs: Thank you, Ambassador Parsan– not only for chairing and hosting this event, but for your country’s strong commitment to the initiative and its goals. I’d also like to extend my greeting and appreciation to the other Ambassadors and trade and economy vice ministers who represent the 15 other Pathways countries, as well as representatives of the Organization of American States (OAS), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), and the UN Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC). 

  • Remarks at the Americas Competitiveness Forum Competitiveness and Innovation Luncheon (October 9, 2014)

    by Charles H. Rivkin Assistant Secretary, Bureau of Economic and Business Affairs: Thank you, Minister Tewarie. And also to Janelle Commissiong, Deputy Chairman of the Trinidad and Tobago Tourism Development Company. 

  • Ex-Im Bank Grants $1 Billion Guarantee for Pemex Acquisitions

    Mexico City, October 1, 2014 – The Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) on Monday approved two authorizations totaling $1 billion in financing to support the export of U.S. goods and services to Petróleos Mexicanos (Pemex), Mexico's national oil-and-gas company.  

Regional News - The Americas

Emergency Message: Tropical Storm Trudy

  • Dated: October 18, 2014

    This emergency message informs U.S. citizens that the National Hurricane Center (NHC) and Mexican authorities issued a warning for Tropical Storm Trudy, currently located along the Pacific coast of Mexico.  Trudy is expected to produce rainfall of 6 to 12 inches, with isolated amounts near 20 inches, during the next few days in the states of Guerrero, Oaxaca, Chiapas, Estado de Mexico, Puebla and Morelos.  These rains are expected to produce life-threatening flash floods and mudslides, especially in the areas of mountainous terrain.

    According to a local media report, one person died on October 18, 2014 during a mudslide in Guerrero.  Per the same report, there is already damage to roadways and bridges due to heavy rains in some parts of Guerrero state.

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