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Mexico drugs cartel hit in raids


More than 300 suspects have been arrested in a series of drug raids targeting a Mexican drug cartel operating in the US.

The two-day operation involved thousands of police officers in 19 states, as well as in Mexico City, cracking down on the cartel known as La Familia.

Steve Gibbs reports from Mexico City.


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