Mexico’s newly elected government vows to probe disappearances

The promise comes as protesters gathered to mark the fourth anniversary of the abduction and suspected massacre which was one of the worst crises during former President Enrique Pena Nieto's tenure.

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    Mexico's incoming government says it is going to investigate the disappearance of 43 students in the southern city of Iguala.

    The promise comes as protesters gathered to mark the fourth anniversary. The abduction and suspected massacre of the students was one of the worst crises during former President Enrique Pena Nieto's tenure.

    Al Jazeera's John Holman reports from Mexico City.


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