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Poor old Mexico

The murder rate in Mexico has reached an average 94 dpd (deaths per day) for the first six months of 2019; June saw a new record high of more than 3,000 murders in total. The state with the highest murder rate is Guanajuato, where the Jalisco New Generation and Santa Rosa de Lima cartels are engaged in a power struggle.

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