FILE - In this June 30, 2014, file photo, federal envoy to Michoacan Alfredo Castillo Cervantes answers questions from journalists during a press conference in Mexico City. Mexico’s federal government said it is removing Castillo from the troubled western state of Michoacan. Castillo confirmed that his job was ending in a speech Thursday. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell, File) (The Associated Press)
MEXICO CITY – Mexico's federal government says it is withdrawing the federal security envoy from the troubled western state of Michoacan.