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#Mexico Drugs

# mexico-drugs - Wednesday 26 June, 2013

Column: "They put a gun to my head and told me to shut up or they would blow it off"
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: "They put a gun to my head and told me to shut up or they would blow it off"

Jun 26th 2013, 12:58 PM 94 Views 9 Comments

Miriam Isaura López Vargas was a mother and housewife going about her daily business when she was grabbed off the street by soldiers, tortured and raped. She is just one of the many caught in the crossfire between Mexico’s police and drug gangs.

# mexico-drugs - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Over 47,500 killed in Mexican drug wars
# Mexico
# Mexico

Over 47,500 killed in Mexican drug wars

Jan 12th 2012, 11:27 AM 1,353 Views 3 Comments

Figures released by Mexico yesterday show that thousands have been killed in drugs-related violence