Cardinal Juan Jesus Posadas Ocampo

June 1993
U.S. News & World Report;6/7/93, Vol. 114 Issue 22, p18
Comments on the killing of Cardinal Juan Jesus Posadas Ocampo of Mexico. The shootout between rival drug traffickers at the international airport in Guadalajara; Plans by the Mexican government to offer a reward leading to the killers' arrest.


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