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Police convoy ambushed in western Mexico; 15 slain

World Apr 8, 2015

Police convoy ambushed in western Mexico; 15 slain

An attack on a police convoy in the western Mexico state of Jalisco killed 15 state police officers and wounded five, marking the deadliest single attack on police in Mexico in recent memory. The Monday ambush in a rural area of Jalisco left police vehicles ...

World Sep 25, 2014

Sunni militants kill 19 Shiite militiamen in Iraq

Sunni militants killed 19 Shiite militiamen in an ambush north of Baghdad on Wednesday, officials said. Police officials said fighters from the Islamic State extremist group hiding in orchards opened fire with machine-guns on a convoy of Shiite militiamen traveling on a road in Babilan ...