Mexico registers record number of homicides

Many accuse the president of failing to fulfil promises to end violence plaguing the country.

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    December 1 marks a year since Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office.

    His approval ratings remain high, but critics say he has done little to solve major problems.

    Mexico registered a record number of homicides in the first six months of this year.

    And the violence shows no sign of slowing down.

    Al Jazeera's Alan Fisher reports from Mexico City.


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