SIPAZ Report Vol. V N° 2 – May 2000

31/05/2000

SUMMARY: Recommended Actions

The image of a tightly-sealed simmering pot describes Chiapas in recent months. The Mexican Army’s grip on the conflict area was tightened in the form of […]
31/05/2000

UPDATE I: Chiapas, Military Belligerence, Diplomatic Stonewall

New Bishop On March 31, 2000, Felipe Arizmendi, Bishop of Tapachula (Chiapas), was named to succeed Mons. Samuel Ruiz, as bishop of the Diocese of San […]
31/05/2000

UPDATE II: Building Bridges – High Profile International Visits To Chiapas

In recent months, a great number of international representatives have arrived in Chiapas: experts from the United Nations; the ambassadors of Germany, England and Japan; European […]
31/05/2000

ANALYSIS: Chiapas Relegated To The Inside Pages

To glance through local as well as national newspapers could give the impression that the inconclusive chapter on the Zapatista uprising of 1994 has been closed. […]