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Key events in Mexico army slayings investigation

By The Associated Press
Associated Press

A timeline of official statements about slaying of 22 suspected gunmen by soldiers in rural Mexico: ___ JUNE 30: A Mexican army patrol confronts a group...full story
updated 2014-10-02 03:22 AM
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Key events in Mexico army slayings investigation
By The Associated Press
Associated Press

A timeline of official statements about slaying of 22 suspected gunmen by soldiers in rural Mexico: ___ JUNE 30: A Mexican army patrol confronts a group....Fullstory

2014-10-02 03:22 AM

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