HEADLINE NEWS FROM OAXACA, MEXICO

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May 30, 2019
The first organic rum from Mexico is made in Oaxaca, a land recognized nationally for being predominantly mezcalera. It is called MK and it is produced in a sugarcane municipality of the southern state, called Santa María Tlalixtlac, 300 kilometers north of the state capital. The drink is already exported to the United States and...
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After two years of drought in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region in Oaxaca, the temple located in the town of Jalapa el Viejo has emerged from the waters. The town was flooded for the construction of the Benito Juárez dam in 1962, submerging what construction remained in the city, including this Dominican construction dating from...
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A group of taxi drivers blocked the Cuacnopalan-Nochixtlán superhighway on Thursday in demand of operatives by the Secretariat of Mobility (Semovi) to remove motorcycle taxi drivers. The protesters placed stones and branches to prevent the transit of vehicles on the highway that connects Oaxaca with Mexico City. Similarly, during the morning, another group blocked access...
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Mexican authorities say an explosive device inside a book caused minor injuries to a senator when it blew up in her office. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said Thursday that the device received by Citlalli Hernández was a “homemade bomb” designed “to cause damage.” He said the attorney general’s office was investigating. The 29-year-old Hernández...
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