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Mexico's 13 murders 'likely linked to drug war'

Police in western Mexico have found 13 bodies at a petrol station in the state of Michoacan, more apparent victims of the country's vicious drug war.

A spokesman for state prosecutors says the bodies were found dumped with threatening messages on them, but he declined to disclose the content of the messages.

The BBC's Will Grant spoke to BBC World from Mexico City.

  • 10 Jan 2012
  • From the section World