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Renewed violence in Michoacán




tonyburton / Moderator


Oct 28, 2013, 9:49 AM

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Renewed violence in Michoacán

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Summary version in English (UK Guardian):
Mexico drug cartel in conflict with self-defence groups in Michoacán state

Mexican press reports (such as this one from Informador) say that the electricity substations in the following municipalities were attacked over the weekend:
Buenavista, Tomatlán, Tepalcatepec, Aguililla, Apatzingán, Sahuayo, La Piedad, Zinapécuaro, Uruapan, Zamora, Ciudad Hidalgo, Tuxpan.



esperanza

Oct 28, 2013, 10:44 AM

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Re: [tonyburton] Renewed violence in Michoacán

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Plus Morelia. At one Morelia substation, investigators found more than 130 home-made bombs, presumably for use in bombing other substations.

In addition, many Pemex stations were firebombed, including two in Morelia.

http://www.eluniversal.com.mx/...michoacan-92664.html

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CozICan

Oct 28, 2013, 2:21 PM

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Re: [esperanza] Renewed violence in Michoacán

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This is not good news for me, I am flying into Morelia tomorrow.

CozICan



esperanza

Oct 28, 2013, 5:58 PM

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Re: [CozICan] Renewed violence in Michoacán

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I'll be there on Thursday. PM me and tell me where you're staying, maybe we can meet.

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