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  • Remembering 9/11

    Remembering 9/11

    Amb. Wayne and embassy staff, joined by members of TOPOS, the Mexican Search and Rescue team who volunteered at the World Trade Center in the aftermath of the September 11, 2001 attacks in New York, Washington and Pennsylvania, remember those lost.

  • Canine Unit Launched in Chihuahua

    Canine Unit Launched in Chihuahua

    Director of the Mexico Section of the Bureau of International, Narcotics and Law Enforcement (INL) Steven Kraft represented the U.S. Embassy at a canine delivery event held in Chihuahua today and presided over by Governor César Duarte Jáquez.

  • Attorneys General Discuss Trafficking of UAC

    Attorneys General Discuss Trafficking of UAC

    Attorney General Holder attended a joint meeting in Mexico City with his counterparts from Mexico, El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras. The group discussed ways to improve public safety across Central America in order to address the underlying factors that have contributed to the flow of unaccompanied minors.

  • Hillary Clinton met with President Peña Nieto

    Hillary Clinton met with President Peña Nieto

    During their encounter in the Official Residence of Los Pinos, President Peña Nieto and Ms. Clinton coincided that the recently approved Mexican structural reforms will have a very important impact in Mexico´s and the region´s prosperity.

  • Governor Christie met with President Pena Nieto

    Governor Christie met with President Pena Nieto

    New Jersey Governor Chris Christie met with President Enrique Pena Nieto during his three day trip to promote trade, energy, economic growth, and higher education opportunities.


  • Ambassador's Remarks at Mexican Senate - 9/11

    Thirteen years ago, the United States confronted one of its darkest hours. On September 11, 2001, many Americans experienced for the first time a disturbing, unsettling sense that the world was a dangerous place and that evil was closer at hand than ever imagined.

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  • Statement by the President on ISIL

    As Commander-in-Chief, my highest priority is the security of the American people. Over the last several years, we have consistently taken the fight to terrorists who threaten our country. We took out Osama bin Laden and much of al Qaeda’s leadership in Afghanistan and Pakistan. 

  • U.S. Embassy Supports Women’s Entrepreneurship at Third Annual WEConnect International Mexico Forum

    Mexico City, September 4, 2014 – On September 4, U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne and Deputy Chief of Mission Laura Dogu participated in the third annual WEConnect International Mexico Forum entitled, “Incorporating Women-Owned Businesses in Global Value Chains.”  

  • Treasury Sanctions Mexican Attorneys and a Company Tied to the Illicit Activites of the Sinaloa Cartel

    The U.S. Department of the Treasury today announced the designation of three Mexican attorneys and one company as Specially Designated Narcotics Traffickers (SDNTs) pursuant to the Foreign Narcotics Kingpin Designation Act (Kingpin Act) because of their links to major drug traffickers Rafael Caro Quintero and Juan Jose Esparragoza Moreno (a.k.a. “El Azul”). As a result of today’s action, all assets of those designated today that are based in the United States or are in control of U.S. persons are frozen, and U.S. persons are generally prohibited from engaging in transactions with them.  

  • Statement by Secretary Johnson on the United Kingdom’s Decision to Raise Their Threat Level

    Today, the United Kingdom raised the domestic threat level from international terrorism from “Substantial” to “Severe,” related to developments in Syria and Iraq. I have spoken to U.K. Home Secretary Theresa May about these changes. 

  • We will not be cowed by barbaric killers

    By David Cameron and Barack Obama. As published by The Times. As Russia holds a gun to Ukraine and Islamic extremists commit despicable murder, Nato must strengthen its alliance  

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  • Emergency Contact Information for American Citizens affected by Hurricane Odile:

    From the U.S. & Canada: 1-888-407-4747
    From Overseas: + 202-501-4444

    • Emergency Message: Hurricane Odile (Sep 15, 2014)

      Hurricane Odile came ashore at Cabo San Lucas late Sunday night, and is projected to continue its north-northwest trajectory over the coming days.  U.S. citizens who are in the path of the approaching storm are advised to take precautions and seek adequate shelter from the dangerous wind and rain.  Citizens are urged to follow the instructions of Mexican Civil Protection authorities, and to prepare for the possibility of several days without electricity or running water. For more info

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