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Defiant former Mexican mayor killed   Gorrostieta finished her term as mayor in 2011 and remarried. But the forces who wanted her dead kidnapping her. Her body was found last wee... Editor's death linked to social media   North Mexico: aMaria Elizabeth Macias, newspaper editor whose decapitated body was found appears to have been targeted by a drug gang US agent killed in Mexico attack Map of San Luis Potosi Mexico
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2017-05-15 Award-winning Mexican reporter Javier Valdez killed Culiacan, Sinaloa, North Mexico
2. 2016-01-02 Mayor Gisela Mota killed in Temixco Temixco, Mexico
D. 2015-08-09 Mexican missing-student activist killed in Guerrero state Xaltianguis, Guerrero, Mexico
4. 2015-08-02 Mexican photojournalist Ruben Espinosa found dead
F. 2013-10-20 Former leader of drug cartel killed by gunman in clown costume Los Cabos,Baja California Sur, North Mexico
6. 2012-11-27 Defiant former Mexican mayor killed Michoacan, Mexico
7. 2011-09-27 Editor's death linked to social media Nuevo Laredo, North Mexico
I. 2011-02-15 US agent killed in Mexico attack San Luis Potosi, Mexico
J. 2011-02-03 Nuevo Laredo police chief gunned down Nuevo Laredo, North Mexico

Mayor Gisela Mota killed in Temixco Map of Temixco Mexico  A newly-elected mayor has been shot dead on her second day in office by four gunmen. Police shot two of the attackers dead and arrested the others   Mexican missing-student activist killed in Guerrero state Map of Xaltianguis Guerrero Mexico  Miguel Angel Jimenez Blanco, a Mexican community activist who helped families search for their missing relatives, has been killed Mexican photojournalist Ruben Espinosa found dead Map of Narvarte Mexico City Mexico  Ruben Espinosa, who worked for the investigative magazine Proceso, has been found dead along with four other people in a flat in Mexico City Former leader of drug cartel killed by gunman in clown costume Map of Los Cabos Baja California Sur Mexico
Award-winning Mexican reporter Javier Valdez killed Map of Culiacan Sinaloa Mexico

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  North Mexico: Javier Valdez has been shot dead in the north-western state of Sinaloa when attackers opened fire on his car in the city of Culiacan

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  North Mexico: Francisco Rafael Arellano Felix, the eldest brother of Mexico's once-feared Arellano Felix drug clan, was shot to death in the Baja beach resort

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  A US immigration and customs agent has been shot dead and a second wounded in an attack on their car in the line of duty
Feb.3 Nuevo Laredo police chief gunned down   North Mexico: Gen. Manuel Farfan Carreola, the director of public security in the border city, was shot near his office by unknown assailants

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Oct.13 Mexican police commander killed  North Mexico: A Mexican police chief investigating the disappearance of a US man on a lake bordering Mexico earlier this month has been found dead Sep.25 Politician shot at veterinary clinic   North Mexico: Attackers shot Ricardo Solis Manriquez, a mayor-elect, at least five times at a veterinary clinic in a Mexican border state Sep.8 Mayor gunned down inside own office   Alexander Lopez Garcia, the mayor of El Naranjo was gunned down and killed inside his office in broad daylight Jul.27 Guard slain where inmates let out to kill   North Mexico: Ofelia Veronica Lares Rodriguez, 45, killed at a prison where the warden let out inmates at night to commit drug-related slayings Jun.28 Gunfire kills gubernatorial candidate
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  North Mexico: A gubernatorial candidate in the state of Tamaulipas, Mexico, was killed by gunfire near Ciudad Victoria
Jun.27 Singer killed after denying his murder  North Mexico: 40-year-old Sergio Vega has been shot dead only hours after he had denied reports he had been murdered Jun.19 Mayor of Guadalupe killed by gunmen   North Mexico: Gunmen shot and killed Jesus Manuel Lara Rodriguez, the mayor of the Mexican town of Guadalupe as his wife and child watched May.30 Prison warden abducted, dismembered   Luis Navarro Castaneda, director of the Atlacholoaya prison. His dismembered body was found later in four locations in the city of Cuernavac...

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Sep.6 Legislative candidate, family killed
  Jose Francisco Fuentes Esperon was killed, along with his wife and two children, bringing campaigns for offices in the state of to a halt Sep.2 Senior security official shot dead   Gunmen shot dead Jose Manuel Revuelta Lopez, the No. 2 security official and three others in the home state of President Calderon Feb.4 New antidrug chief survives one day
Map of Yucatan  Yucatan: Retired Gen. Mauro Enrique Tello Quiñonez had taken over as the area's top antidrug official less than 24 hours earlier

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May.8   Federal police chief slain   Edgar Eusebio Millan Gomez was shot nine times. He played an active role in the government's fight against drug cartels and organized crime

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Apr.8 Justice calls on reporter killing
  Amado Ramirez was shot dead after his radio show in what appeared to be a premeditated hit

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Jun.22 Crusading editor slain
Aug. 21, 1940 Trotsky assassinated in Mexico Map of Coyoac%E1n Mexico City Mexico
  Lev Davidovich Bronshtein was a Marxist revolutionary and theorist, Soviet politician, and the founder and first leader of the Red Army

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