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Residents Kill 9 Drug Traffickers
in Western Mexican City

Agencia EFE [Madrid, Spain], by Staff

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Posted By:PageTurner, 11/18/2013 5:12:58 PM

MEXICO CITY – Residents of Tancitaro, a city in the western Mexican state of Michoacan, armed themselves and killed nine members of the Caballeros Templarios drug cartel, a self-defense group leader said. The incident occurred on Saturday after residents armed with rifles and pistols gathered in the city’s plaza after hearing the bells at the main Catholic church pealing, Jose Manuel Mireles, a physician and leader of one of the nine self-defense groups operating in Michoacan, told Efe. Armed civilians and members of the vigilante groups in the nearby cities of Buenavista Tomatlan, Tepalcatapec and Coalcoman provided support to the armed residents

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Mexican locals show their feckless government how it´s done.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: tren9, 11/18/2013 5:20:11 PM     (No. 9619188)

In fairness to the banditos, er, federales, the Mexican government has begun to help the vigilantes in Michoacan.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: eoddad, 11/18/2013 5:24:53 PM     (No. 9619193)

Vigilantes justice is the only way Mexico can put its house in order.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Bison65, 11/18/2013 5:40:58 PM     (No. 9619214)

The future of the city of brotherly love, Windy City, Motown, the city of angels, the big apple?

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Reply 4 - Posted by: skedaddle, 11/18/2013 5:43:47 PM     (No. 9619219)

Sad to say but this is what it´ll take to clean up some of our cities.

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Reply 5 - Posted by: StormCnter, 11/18/2013 5:53:51 PM     (No. 9619228)

Many of these vigilantes are female. Wives, mothers, sisters who are heartsick and frightened at what their towns have become.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: Lucky4, 11/18/2013 6:11:35 PM     (No. 9619242)

What other choice do these people have?
The gangs have brutally murdered every honest law officer around.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: geoguy, 11/18/2013 6:18:58 PM     (No. 9619246)

An example of why we have the Second Amendment and why other peoples of the world should too. There should be a Fast and Furious to get guns into the hands of the defenseless terrified Mexican citizens.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: snowoutlaw, 11/18/2013 6:42:11 PM     (No. 9619262)

Would make a good movie.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: John c, 11/18/2013 6:58:30 PM     (No. 9619283)

Will the Mexican president identify the bands and put a target on their back like Obama did for our beloved Seal team?

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Reply 10 - Posted by: provide, 11/18/2013 7:13:52 PM     (No. 9619303)

Did Clint Eastwood come to the town?

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Reply 11 - Posted by: birddog, 11/18/2013 7:16:38 PM     (No. 9619307)

I hope that some of the Mexican Nationals who have joined and served in the US Armed Forces will answer this call and return to Mexico and start to clean it up.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: thelmalou, 11/18/2013 8:31:29 PM     (No. 9619420)

Awesome. Purely awesome.


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Reply 13 - Posted by: gasmeterguy, 11/18/2013 8:32:05 PM     (No. 9619423)

How many years will pass before we begin seeing something like this in the USA?

If this country does not change course and return to the Constitution, I fear we will become embroiled in such a scenario.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: voxpopuli, 11/18/2013 8:56:36 PM     (No. 9619450)

Seven Samurai in espanol..

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Reply 15 - Posted by: anotherctyankee, 11/18/2013 9:14:15 PM     (No. 9619469)

Beat me to it #15. The Magnificent Seven.

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Reply 16 - Posted by: dvc, 11/19/2013 1:19:21 AM     (No. 9619702)

May God bless and help them in this perilous good work. And it is definitely the Magnificent Seven in real life.

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