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Mexico with paramilitary militia.

Following the Colombian path: Paramilitaries in Mexico.

Following the Colombian path: Paramilitaries in Mexico.

Mexico’s human rights ombudsman warned that more vigilante groups, of the type that have clashed with authorities in southwestern states, could emerge in different places because the government is not providing adequate security.

These militia groups also want a part of the crime cake in Mexico.Almost the same process as in Colombia with the paramilitaries.

Recently, Mexico security forces arrested the leader of a self-defense militia, amid allegations the group was established to claim royalties from a local mining concession, prompting more debate on the real motivation behind some of the country’s vigilante groups.