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Small town vigilantes refuse to disarm in tense Mexican state of Michoacan


Interior Minister Miguel Angelo Osorio Chong said earlier that the soldiers were merely having a “dialogue” with the residents to resolve the dispute, but he insisted that the authorities would disarm and detain anyone with a weapon.

“The army is there. They asked for security and protection, and they have it. There is no justification to walk around armed,” he told Radio Formula.


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Comment by PureTrust
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If "there is no justification to walk around armed," since the army is there, why won't the army put down their guns?