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Protests over missing students continue in Mexico

Protester attack the congress building in the Mexican city of Chilpancingo.
Protester attack the congress building in the Mexican city of Chilpancingo. Image by bradleyolin / CC BY 2.0

Public anger at the disappearance and presumed murder of 43 students in the Mexican state of Guerrero has continued to be expressed in violent demonstrations. The latest protests saw the congress building in the state capital, Chilpancingo, set on fire as people accuse the local government and police of collusion with the students’ alleged murderers. Read more: telegraph.co.uk