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The battle to ‘free’ Mexican town from drug gangs: Huge firefight breaks out as vigilantes take on Knights Templar cartel

From dailymail.co.uk: Gunfire and firefights erupted in western Mexico on Sunday as hundreds of vigilantes pressed forward in their fight over territory with a drug cartel, as Mexico’s top security…

Mexican vigilantes, battling cartel, take over another town

From cbsnews.com: MORELIA, Mexico Vigilantes belonging to a “self-defense” movement took over another town in the Mexican state of Michoacan Saturday amid confrontations that left two people dead and three…

Mexico towns lose power in suspected cartel sabotage

From france24.com: Unidentified assailants armed with guns and Molotov cocktails attacked power stations in a violence-torn western Mexican state Sunday, leaving 11 towns without electricity in a suspected drug cartel…