Attacks in Mexico's Michoacan state leave 22 dead: official

  • AFP, Mexico City
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  • Updated: Jul 24, 2013 09:13 IST

Heavily armed men clashed with federal police in six towns in  Mexico's Michoacan state, leaving 22 people dead in the bloodletting, the Interior Ministry announced.

"So far, we have two federal police killed, 20 presumed criminals shot dead and another 15 people under arrest, the ministry's National Security Council said in a statement.

 

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