Food price rise worries Mexico

Issue could become deciding factor in the next election as more and more citizens are driven into poverty.

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    The World Bank says rising food prices have driven an estimated 44 million more people into poverty in the last two years.

    In Mexico the government, which is waging a war on drug-related crime, has been criticised for not doing enough to help those who are most economically vulnerable.

    Al Jazeera's Mariana Sanchez reports from Mexico City.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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