25 MAUT DI MEXICAN CITY OF MONTERREY
At least 25 people have been killed in clashes between soldiers and suspected drug gang members near the northern Mexican city of Monterrey, local media have reported.
The soldiers stormed a training camp allegedly set up by the gang members in a northern border region which has seen an escalation of violence in recent months, including the massacre of 72 migrants last week.
Thursday's shootout occurred in the town of General Tervino, in Nuevo Leon state, the online edition of the El Universal daily reported on Thursday.
It was unclear if there were military victims among 25 killed, a Defence Ministry spokesman told the paper.
Sumber: Aljazeera.Net, 3/9/2010