26 killed in fiery attack on bar in southern Mexico

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26 killed in fiery attack on bar in southern MexicoGang members burst into a bar, blocked all the exits and then started a fire that killed 26 people and injured about a dozen others, Mexican officials said Wednesday. Authorities said the attack in the Gulf coast city of Coatzacoalcos late Tuesday apparently was overseen by a man who had been recently arrested but released. 'The criminals went in, closed the doors, the emergency exits, and set fire to the place,' President Andrés Manuel López Obrador said at his daily morning news conference.

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