Prominent Mexican Politician Kidnapped, Feared Dead

Tuesday, May 18, 2010

A former Mexican presidential candidate, and close friend of Mexican President Felipe Calderon, is feared dead after he went missing over the weekend. Authorities believe Diego Fernandez de Cevallos was kidnapped by organized criminals in what may be a direct attack on the government. We talk with Inma Gil, a reporter with the BBC who is Mexico City, for reactions to the kidnapping.

Guests:

Inma Gil

Produced by:

Arwa Gunja

Comments [1]

I am against violence but maybe the mexican government will care now that one of them is going through what the regular people is living many years ago

May. 18 2010 10:21 AM

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