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Drug war mars Mexico festivities
Mexico celebrates 200 years since independence from spain amid threat from drug cartels.
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2010 23:56 GMT


This Wednesday marks 200 years since Mexico's independence from Spain.

Threats from drug cartels, however, have cast a shaddow on festivities in several towns.

Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Mexico city.

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