Municipios of Yucatán May Feel First Effects of Hurricane Beryl

Hurricane Beryl, currently Category 4, is expected to extend its effects over the state of Yucatán between Thursday, July 4, and Saturday, July 6; according to experts, it will make landfall in Yucatan as a Category 1 storm. The Yucatán Emergency Committee announced that four municipalities in the peninsula would be the first to feel […]

Sahara Dust in Yucatán: What is it and how can you prevent a hurricane?

Sahara dust is a recurring phenomenon during hurricane season, which recently arrived in Mexico and may reach Yucatán in the coming days. According to Copernicus, there is an expected increase in intense Saharan dust intrusions in Europe and Latin America. While this phenomenon is normal from an atmospheric perspective, it has intensified and become more […]

Yucatán’s C5i Facility Inspires Brazilian Officials’ Plans for a Social Defense Center

Officials from the State Government of Espírito Santo, Brazil, led by the Secretaries of Economy and Planning, Álvaro Duboc, and Public Safety and Social Defense, Eugenio Countinho Ricas, met with General Commissioner Luis Felipe Saidén Ojeda at the Control, Command, Communications, Computing, Coordination, and Intelligence Center (C5i) of the Secretariat of Public Security (SSP). The […]

Yucatán Tribunal Rejects AMLO’s Appeal on Tren Maya Expansion

A Collegiate Tribunal in Yucatán has rejected the appeal filed by the government led by Andrés Manuel López Obrador regarding the expansion of grievances related to the Tren Maya (Maya Train) in section 5. The appeal, presented by the Presidency of the Republic, argued that the consequences of this expansion jeopardized national security, based on […]

Transporters to Close the Mérida-Cancun Highway this Friday 28th

The organization “Transportistas Unidos” has called for a nationwide strike on Mexican highways due to non-payment to suppliers of basalt rock for the construction of the Tren Maya. This demonstration is scheduled for Friday, June 28, starting at eight in the morning. According to the transporters, the national strike will include the presence of cargo […]

These are the drug cartels that operate in the Yucatan Peninsula

Its proximity to the Caribbean makes this region, one of the country’s most touristy areas, a key point for sending drug shipments to the United States and Europe. According to INFOBAE information, the Yucatan Peninsula, mainly composed of the states of Campeche, Yucatán, and Quintana Roo, has become a strategic location for drug cartels due […]