Mexico: At least 13 police killed in cartel ambush
15 October 2019 | 11:28 am
More than a dozen police officers have been killed in an ambush in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, authorities said. The Jalisco New Generation drug cartel is suspected of being behind the murder.
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