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By sanmigueltimes On Monday, October 4th, 2021
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Demonstrators in Mexico City clash with police on the 53 anniversary of the Night of Tlatelolco (Watch Video)

Demonstrators in the Mexican capital hurled rocks and projectiles at riot police, who responded by firing teargas to disperse the angry crowd. Police presence grew heavier as thousands of protesters took the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Sunday, October 3rd, 2021
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53 years ago, the Massacre of Tlatelolco took place in Mexico City

Following a summer of increasingly large demonstrations protesting against the 1968 Olympics held in Mexico City, the Mexican Armed Forces opened fire on 2 October 1968 on unarmed civilians, killing an undetermined More...