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Year 2019 to be Mexico’s most violent on record

Promises made by President AMLO to curb the spiralling violence have so far failed, leaving grieving families to pick up the pieces.

The year 2019 is set to be Mexico‘s most violent one on record as its murder rate continues to rise.

Promises made by new President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador to curb the spiralling violence have so far failed, leaving grieving families to pick up the pieces.

Al Jazeera’s Manuel Rapalo has more from Mexico City.