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Mexico sets new record for most murders in first half of year

29 days ago   |   By New York Post

Mexico set a new murder record in the first half of 2019 - as 17,608 people were killed in the country plagued by cartel and gang violence. The alarming number represents a 5.6% increase over the same period last year when their was 16,714 homicides. National homicide records in Mexico began in 1997. Mexico experienced...
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Mexico sets 1st half murder record, up 5.3%

Mexico sets 1st half murder record, up 5.3%

29 days ago   |   By ABC News

Mexico sets 1st half murder record, up 5.3% compared to 2018
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