Juarez Ciudad

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Pope Francis, Mexico’s president Enrique Pena Nieto (right) and his wife, Mexico’s first lady Angelica Rivera stand together during a farewell ceremony in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, February 17th, 2016. Photograph: Jose Luis Gonzalez/Reuters

Pope Francis ended his five-day visit to Mexico with a message of love and compassion for its people and the migrants who pass through it on their way(...)

Baked images of Pope Francis are part of the production of a bakery in Morelia, Michoacan State, Mexico. The pope  will visit four Mexican states during his time there. Photograph: Enrique Castro/AFP/Getty

This is one occasion when the word “historic” definitely applies. When Pope Francis meets Patriarch Kirill of Moscow in Havana, Cuba, on Friday, it wi(...)

Members of the Mara 18 gang show their tattoos in the National Penitentiary in Tamara, near the Honduran capital, Tegucigalpa. Photograph: Elmer  Martinez/AFP/Getty Images

It’s hard to overestimate the level of violence and instability in Honduras. Years of gang violence and drug wars have earned this Central American s(...)

Paul Lynch: "I had become fixated. What started as a pleasant dip on the plane quickly turned into mania."

“I recently spent a few days in Athens. I had in mind some antiquity and Metaxa. A little flâneuring about eventide streets. Athens is not a gilded ci(...)