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Canada warns its citizens against travel in Mexico

Guadalajara Cathedral in the tourist town of Guadalajara, Mexico. Image by Ari Helminen / CC BY 2.0
Guadalajara Cathedral in the tourist town of Guadalajara, Mexico. Image by Ari Helminen / CC BY 2.0

After a recent spate of drug-cartel-related violence near the Mexican cities of Puerto Vallarta and Guadalajara, the Canadian Embassy in the country has issued a warning to its nationals. Over a dozen people died and a military helicopter was brought down in the latest incident leading embassy officials to advise limiting travel in the affected areas. Read more: cp24.com