Chilpancingo


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Chilpancingo

(chēl'pänsēng`gō) or

Chilpancingo de los Bravos

(chēl'pänsēng`gō thā lōs brä`vōs), city (1990 pop. 97,165), capital of Guerrero state, S Mexico. Chilpancingo serves as the regional center of agricultural industry, producing primarily corn and bananas. Its full name, Chilpancingo de los Bravos, is in honor of its heroes in the war against Spain—three brothers, of whom Nicolás Bravo was most prominent. During the war, the Congress of Chilpancingo, convened in 1813 by Morelos y Pavón, briefly established a constitutional republic based on the reforms of Hidalgo y Costilla.

Chilpancingo

a town in S Mexico, capital of Guerrero state, in the Sierra Madre del Sur. Pop.: 166 000 (2005 est.)
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html) Fox News World last year, officials revealed that a total of 342 bodies from the Pacific resort cities of Acapulco, Iguala and Chilpancingo were pending to be transferred to the state morgue in Guerrero because the ones in their cities had exceeded their capacity.
On Tuesday, hundreds of protesters scuffled with riot police and burned PRI offices in Chilpancingo.
Moments earlier, protesters torched the education department's audit office in another part of the state capital Chilpancingo.
La carpeta relativa al Congreso de Chilpancingo comprende muchos otros aspectos de los que pudieran estar directamente relacionados con la labor legislativa de la corporacion; en realidad, se trata de una gran variedad de asuntos que ocurren en la epoca en que el Congreso sesiona en Chilpancingo, y en ocasiones, de asuntos relacionados con el.
Significant higher mean numbers of eggs were laid by female subjects daily from the cohorts from Chilpancingo de los Bravo (2.
For example, more than 2,000 residents of El Ocotito, halfway between Chilpancingo and Acapulco, organized a march on the Mexico City-Acapulco highway at the end of January in support of the UPOEG, which had assumed security functions for four communities in the area.
La tasa mas alta dentro del periodo de estudio se presento en el municipio de Chilpancingo de los Bravo en el ano 2000 con 15.
Dozens of teachers opposed to President Enrique Pena Nieto's new reform ran riot in the city of Chilpancingo.
CHILPANCINGO, Mexico (TAP) - Teachers angered at education reform stormed the offices of political parties in southwestern Mexico, breaking windows and setting fire inside the ruling party's local headquarters.
The same year, nine decapitated men were found in the Guerrero state capital of Chilpancingo.
El directivo senalo que buscan llevar esta expo a ciudades medianas, en donde no haya otros mayoristas y el fabricante no tenga representacion; sin embargo, la mitad de la gira le correspondio a la Ciudad de Mexico, restando por visitar Oaxaca, Veracruz, Ciudad del Carmen, Queretaro, Zacatecas, Chilpancingo y Acapulco.
Lejos de hacerlo, desde el 28 de junio habia expedido un decreto para que en septiembre se reuniera en Chilpancingo el Congreso Nacional que se encargaria de dar validez juridica al movimiento independentista.