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MondayJune 2, 2014

Latino Daily News: Bringing You the Latest Hispanic Current Events and News Stories 24/7

To reflect the dynamic interests of our audience, Latino Daily News is an online daily news source and virtual cultural center for and about Latinos. We offer the latest news headlines, as well as innovative and insightful Hispanic current events stories, photos, videos, and commentaries from a Latino perspective, 24/7.

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Mexican Government Emphasizing ‘Unrestricted’ Respect for Human Rights by Military

The Mexican government has published a manual regulating the use of force by military personnel, requiring the army, navy and air force to “always observe unrestricted respect for human rights.”

The Defense Secretariat published the Manual on the Use of Force in the Official Daily of the Federation on Friday.

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Family of U.S. Marine Held in Mexican Jail Pleads to Sen. McCain

Relatives of U.S. Marine Andrew Tahmooressi, who is being held in a Mexican jail for entering the country with weapons in his possession, have asked Republican Sen. John McCain for help in the case.

“We’re very concerned about his well-being. He’s been beaten, he’s suffering from hunger. The only thing they’re giving him to eat is bread and water with sugar,” Beth Whitney, Tahmooressi’s aunt, told Efe as she displayed a photo of her nephew.

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Marinho Chagas, Former Brazilian National Team Member, Dies at 62

Marinho Chagas, who played left back for Brazil’s 1974 World Cup team, has died from an intestinal hemorrhage, the Brazilian Soccer Federation, or CBF, said. He was 62.

Chagas, who died on Saturday, was “a back with offensive skill and much talent,” CBF president Jose Maria Marin said.

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Former Guerilla Commander Sworn in as Next President of El Salvador

Former guerrilla commander Salvador Sanchez Ceren on Sunday was sworn in as president of El Salvador for the second consecutive five-year mandate of the FMLN, an ex-guerrilla movement and current political party.

The presidential sash was presented to Sanchez Ceren by the head of the National Assembly, Sigfrido Reyes, who administered the oath to him at the official inauguration ceremony held at the International Fair and Convention Center in San Salvador.

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MondayJune 2, 2014