Scattered violence as Mexico holds midterm elections

A group of citizens, led by parents of missing students from Ayotzinapa, burn election materials in Tixtla, Guerrero State, Mexico, Sunday, June 7, 2015. The group burned all materials from several polling stations, before meeting resistance from another group of town residents. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)

Thousands of soldiers and federal police were deployed to guard polling stations in restive southern states as voting began Sunday for what could be Mexico’s most violent elections in years, seen as a litmus test for President Enrique Pena Nieto’s government.

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Source:: Yahoo News

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