Eduardo Medina Mora

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The arrest of Joaquin Guzman, the most notorious criminal in Mexico’s history, immediately made international headlines, but just as significant as his detention were the reasons that led to his capture.

The crime and violence that surged in Mexico some years ago originated from weakened security and justice institutions, the loss of public spaces in communities and the consequent breakdown of the social fabric — issues that were aggravated by lack of economic and educational opportunities.

President Enrique Peña Nieto has implemented an integrated, holistic strategy focused on addressing and preventing the root causes of crime rather than simply combating their consequences.…  Seguir leyendo »