Mexico warns of drug warfare

Death of drug lord Arturo Beltran Leyuva could spark fresh gang violence.

    Mexico's Attorney-General has warned that there could be a surge in violence following the death of a leading drug lord.

    Arturo Beltran Leyva was killed in a shootout with Mexico security forces on Thursday.

    His death is the biggest strike so far in President Felipe Calderon's drug war.

    Franc Contreras reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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