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Mexico

11 April 2013

Guardian (UK)

At least 14 people have died in a series of clashes between gunmen and federal police in Mexico, just as the government announced a 14% drop in drug-related killings. The deaths took place in Michoacan state, a western area that has seen a surge of violence in recent years attributed to drug cartels. Federal police said in a statement the first gun battle began when officers aboard a helicopter spotted armed men traveling in four vehicles in the town of Gabriel... (GunPolicy.org)

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