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EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

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Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico's Sierra Tarahumara. Latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have been threatened or killed. Drug cartels have long used the remote mountains to plant illicit crops of marijuana and opium poppies.
EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?
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The Independent

EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara this week are the latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have been threatened or killed by criminal gangs that dominate the region

9 days ago·London, United Kingdom
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abc News

EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara this week are the latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have been threatened or killed by criminal gangs that dominate the region

9 days ago·United States
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Associated Press News

EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara this week are the latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have been threatened or killed by criminal gangs that dominate the region.

9 days ago·United States
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The Washington Post

EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara this week are the latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have been threatened or killed by criminal gangs that dominate the region

9 days ago·Washington, United States
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The Hill

EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara this week are the latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have…

9 days ago·Washington, United States
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KVIA

EXPLAINER: What led to priests being killed in Mexico?

By MARK STEVENSON Associated PressMEXICO CITY (AP) — Two Jesuit priests and a tour guide murdered in Mexico’s Sierra Tarahumara this week are the latest in a long line of activists, reporters, travelers and local residents who have been threatened or killed by criminal gangs that dominate the region. The Revs. Javier Campos, 79, and Joaquín Mora, 80, had spent much of their lives serving Indigenous peoples of the region. Authorities said they we…

9 days ago
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