New Revelations And New Pressure On Zedillo

While Carlos Salinas de Gortari lives in self-imposed exile in Dublin, new revelations in Mexico threaten to destroy everything he once stood for. Most of these involve his older brother, Raul, who is charged with masterminding a political murder and inexplicable enrichment. He denies the charges. The huge sums allegedly bestowed on Raul by Mexico's business Establishment are stoking public anger and cynicism. There is a growing belief that fat cats paid off Raul to win favors during Carlos Salinas' six-year term. Carlos Salinas has denied knowledge of any such scheme.

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