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Mexico drug war: 47,515 deaths over 5 years

Posted By -NO AUTHOR- On 01/12/2012 @ 9:47 pm In Front Page,World | No Comments

Mexican officials say nearly 13,000 people were killed in violence blamed on organised crime between January and September last year.

This means there have been 47,515 drug-related killings since President Felipe Calderon launched his crackdown on drug traffickers in late 2006.


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