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This week in history: Leon Trotsky is assassinated in Mexico City 20, 1940, communist leader and Russian exile Leon Trotsky was assassinated in Mexico City. Trotsky had long been an opponent of Soviet leader Josef Stalin and the evolution of communism in the USSR under his direction. Around the turn of the 20th … Read more…

'The Chosen' Film On Leon Trotsky's Assassination Wraps Filming In Mexico City Its shooting began last April 24 in the boroughs of Xochimilco and Coyoacán in Mexico City and is now coming to an end. The cast includes Mexican actor Alfonso Herrera who will play Mercader, British actor Henry Goodman will play Trostky and British ……

Chivas earns vital draw with Leon Negros in Mexico MEXICO CITY — A diving header from Omar Bravo salvaged a point for relegation-threatened Chivas on Sunday, as the historic Guadalajara team drew 1-1 with Leones Negros. Defending champion America continued its poor form with a 0-0 home draw … Read more on Lexington Herald Leader

Toluca, Cruz Azul, Leon confirm post-season spots MEXICO CITY — Toluca, Cruz Azul and Leon confirmed their places for the playoffs in Mexico's first division during the penultimate round of matches in the Apertura season on the weekend. League-leading scorer Pablo Velazquez equalized with a late … Read more on MiamiHerald.com