The Washington Post

Joshua Partlow

Bureau chiefMexico City


Environmentalists see a planned six- million-acre desert reserve as a test of the government’s commitment.

  • Nov 28, 2015

“The desire for revenge should be buried once and for all,” the editorial said.

  • Nov 24, 2015

Incoming President Mauricio Macri brings a new pragmatism to the office, reflecting a regional trend.

  • Nov 23, 2015

Opposition victory marks major shift in Latin American politics and ends a dozen years of leftist rule.

  • Nov 23, 2015

Sunday’s election could end 12 years of Peronist rule under President Fernández and her husband.

  • Nov 21, 2015

The Donald gets skewered in a new play, one of many ways Mexicans are hitting back at the candidate.

  • Nov 6, 2015

Activists hope that the decision generates momentum for legislative changes permitting wider use.

  • Nov 4, 2015

Sargassum seaweed has washed up on beaches in the Caribbean in record amounts, causing a crisis.

  • Oct 28, 2015

More than 50 candidates are running for president in a country still recovering from a 2010 earthquake.

  • Oct 25, 2015

No deaths were reported, but 3,500 homes were damaged. Life along the coast was returning to normal.

  • Oct 25, 2015
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Joshua Partlow is the Post’s bureau chief in Mexico. He has previously worked as the bureau chief in Kabul. Before coming to Afghanistan, he worked as the Post’s correspondent in South America, based in Rio de Janeiro, and as a correspondent in Iraq. Partlow joined the Washington Post in 2003 as an intern on the financial desk and later worked for the metro section covering the Maryland suburbs. He grew up in Olympia, Washington.
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