February 18, 1994 |
Rebel and government negotiators will meet Monday at an undisclosed location in southern Mexico to try to negotiate an end to a 7-week-old uprising. The government's peace envoy, Manuel Camacho Solis, announced Thursday that the talks will be in the southern state of Chiapas but said he would not specify where until Sunday for security reasons.
June 24, 1998 |
An ambush by suspected Marxist rebels that killed three soldiers in Mexico's Guerrero state probably was revenge for an army attack earlier this month, and more bloodshed can be expected, analysts said Tuesday. The clash, which showed a second guerrilla war is heating up on Mexico's impoverished southern flank, left three soldiers dead and three injured when attackers fired on a military patrol Monday.