From the archive: This story is more than 10 years old.

Comments on

47,000 killed in Mexico's drug war since Dec. '06

Number covers period since millitary first used to combat cartels

Acting under pressure from journalists, federal prosecutors in Mexico announced Wednesday that more than 47,000 people had been killed in the drug war since President Felipe Calderón first used the Mexican military to combat the nation's feared drug cartels.
have your say   


There are no comments on this report. Sorry, comments are closed.

— 30 —


Best in Internet Exploder