Monday, November 7, 2011
Daily Headlines: November 7, 2011
* Mexico: The editor of a newspaper in Veracruz claimed that a group of armed men attacked his newspaper’s offices and set them on fire.
* Colombia: A message purportedly from the FARC claimed that the rebels will not lay down their arms despite the killing of their commander, Alfonso Cano, on Friday.
* U.S.: New census data expected to be released this week will reportedly show that more Latinos have fallen below the poverty line.
* Venezuela: Venezuelan-born “professional revolutionary” Carlos the Jackal faces a new trial over a series of bombings in France during the 1980s.
Image Source – Via Flickr user Cyrus Farivar (Mexico City newspaper vendor) (CC BY-NC-SA 2.0)
Online Sources - TVNZ, The Guardian, CNN, Fox News Latino, The Latin Americanist