U.N. pushes U.S. to allow Mexico access to nationals on death row

FILE PHOTO: The United Nations logo is pictured in front of the United Nations Headquarters building during the 71st United Nations General Assembly in the Manhattan borough of New York, U.S., September 22, 2016. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The 193-member United Nations General Assembly called on the United States on Thursday to implement a 2004 international court ruling by allowing consular access to dozens of Mexicans sentenced to death by U.S. courts and reviewing their cases. Despite what some diplomats described as strong lobbying by the United States, the […]

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