Ricardo Anaya and the PAN have denounced the investigation as a plot by current president Enrique Peña Nieto and his party.
To avoid getting deported, or breaking any laws within the United States, he is seeking asylum from El Salvador.
The case resonates with the 43 disappeared students in the southern state of Guerrero in September 2014.
Race is still a taboo subject. Nonetheless, as Marielle Franco exposed in her work, skin color dramatically impacts safety in Brazil.
A single mother of two, Francia Márquez Mina led a successful fight to reverse a multinational gold mining concession that would have forced the relocation of her home town of La Toma.
“When white supremacists run the government, it’s each of our responsibilities to show that they don’t speak for us.”
The U.S. Department of State called for calm in Nicaragua and condemned the use of “excessive force” against protesters.
The favorite to win the presidency is Mario Abdo Benítez, the candidate for the ruling conservative Colorado party.