What is Mexico?

  • (noun): A Republic in southern North America; became independent from Spain in 1810.
    Synonyms: United Mexican States

Mexico

Mexico (i/ˈmɛksɨkoʊ/; Spanish: México, ), officially the United Mexican States (Spanish: Estados Unidos Mexicanos), is a federal constitutional republic in North America. It is bordered on the north by the United States of America; on the south and west by the Pacific Ocean; on the southeast by Guatemala, Belize, and the Caribbean Sea; and on the east by the Gulf of Mexico. Covering almost two million square kilometres (over 760,000 sq mi), Mexico is the fifth largest country in the Americas by total area and the thirteenth largest independent nation in the world. With an estimated population of over 113 million, it is the world's eleventh most populous country and the most populous Spanish-speaking country. Mexico is a federation comprising thirty-one states and a Federal District, the capital city.

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XHIE-TV
... network owned by TV Azteca, with affiliate stations all over Mexico all of which are owned and operated by TV Azteca ... Azteca Trece uses Mexico, Distrito Federal's XHDF as its flagship station and its channel as part of its name ... Azteca Trece programming is available in Mexico through SKY México and some Azteca Trece programming can be seen in Azteca America and Azteca Mexico on channel 442 on DirecTV in the United States ...
XEDX-AM - External References
... XEWW - 690 XEKAM - 950 XEPRS - 1090 Mexico Radio Markets Aguascalientes Baja California Baja California Sur Campeche Chihuahua Chiapas Ciudad Acuña, Coah ... Durango Guanajuato Guerrero Hidalgo Jalisco Mexicali Mexico City / Distrito Federal México Michoacán Morelos Nayarit Nogales, Son ... Zacatecas See also Radio stations in Mexico Tijuana Mexicali markets ...
Nogales, Arizona
... Nogales, Arizona, borders the city of Nogales, Sonora, Mexico, and is Arizona's largest international border town. 19 is located in Nogales at the U.S.-Mexico border the highway continues south into Mexico as Mexico Federal Highway 15 ... trade into Arizona and the United States a year in fresh produce and manufactured goods from Mexico and the world through the deep sea port in Guaymas, Sonora, Mexico ...
XHACC-TV
7 or El 7 is a Mexican network owned by TV Azteca, with affiliate stations all over Mexico all of which are owned and operated by TV Azteca ... Azteca 7 uses Mexico, Distrito Federal's XHIMT as its flagship station and its channel as part of its name ... Azteca 7 programming is available in Mexico through SKY México ...
Oaxaca
... along with the Federal District, comprise the 32 federative entities of Mexico ... It is located in Southwestern Mexico ... These cultures have survived better than most others in Mexico due to the state’s rugged and isolating terrain ...

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