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Honduras anti-drugs chief killed


The head of anti-drug operations in Honduras has been shot dead by attackers who opened fire on his car in the capital, Tegucigalpa.

Police said retired Gen Julian Aristides Gonzalez was travelling by car, when attackers on a motorcycle opened fire. Alix Kroeger reports.

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