Mexico military under probe over deaths

Killing of 22 people in Tlatlaya being investigated with witnesses alleging they were murdered.

    Eight Mexican military officials are under investigation for killing 22 people in an area controlled by drug gangs.

    It happened in the town of Tlatlaya.

    The soldiers had said the victims died in a shoot-out in June, but a witness says they were murdered.

    Al Jazeera's Rachel Levin reports from Mexico city.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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