Lawmakers determine Tlatlaya massacre was “excessive”

IBTimes – A military massacre that resulted in the deaths of 22 civilians was “illegal, excessive, and a disproportionate use of force,” members of Mexico’s Congress announced Thursday. The report also determined that the mass killings were an “extrajudicial execution” and called for military officials to withdraw from public security roles that would be better served by local law enforcement, including federal and state police.

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