The aroma of freshly brewed cafecito hangs heavy in the National Palace, a stark contrast to the fiery pronouncements emanating from President López Obrador's morning press conference. Today's menu: kidnappings, gringo meddling, and a dash of judicial scorn.
Tamaulipas Kidnapping: The kidnapping of 32 migrants in Tamaulipas took center stage, with AMLO chomping at the bit. Rosa Icela Rodríguez, Security Secretary extraordinaire, laid out the facts: snatched off a bus, stashed on a farm, ransom demands barked. But the cavalry, in the form of 850 troops and three choppers, rode in, forcing the kidnappers to cough up their captives.