Riots break out over Mexico petrol costs
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Riots break out in Mexico over petrol price hike

Cities across Mexico have seen days of rioting after the government announced a hike in the price of petrol.

Hundreds of shops were looted and the government says 1,500 people have been arrested.

Soldiers and police officers were sent in to deal with the riots, and some groups of people have armed themselves.

At least six people have died in the unrest.

  • 07 Jan 2017