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Mexicans dig for 'disappeared'

Digging has begun in Mexico to find victims of the country's so called ' dirty war '.

It is the first time the government has given permission to conduct a systematic search for those who disappeared in the late 1960s and early 1970s.

Duncan Kennedy reports from western Mexico.

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