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A record 29,000 Mexicans were murdered last year – can soldiers stop the bloodshed?

Journal Article


Abstract


  • Exactly 234,966 people have died in Mexico's 11-year drug war. Now the government wants to deploy soldiers to criminal hot spots, a move many fear will just increase violence and weaken the police.

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • L. Gomez Romero, 'A record 29,000 Mexicans were murdered last year – can soldiers stop the bloodshed?' (2018) 22 February The Conversation 1-5.

Number Of Pages


  • 4

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 5

Volume


  • 22 February

Place Of Publication


  • Australia

Abstract


  • Exactly 234,966 people have died in Mexico's 11-year drug war. Now the government wants to deploy soldiers to criminal hot spots, a move many fear will just increase violence and weaken the police.

Publication Date


  • 2018

Citation


  • L. Gomez Romero, 'A record 29,000 Mexicans were murdered last year – can soldiers stop the bloodshed?' (2018) 22 February The Conversation 1-5.

Number Of Pages


  • 4

Start Page


  • 1

End Page


  • 5

Volume


  • 22 February

Place Of Publication


  • Australia