Nine Americans from Mormon family killed in suspected drug cartel ambush | ABC News

Gunmen have killed nine women and children in the bloodiest attack on Americans in Mexico for years.

The victims all belonged to the LeBaron family, members of a Mormon community well known in northern Mexico.

The US President has offered to help 'wage war on the drug cartels' believed to be behind the ambush.

Jane Norman reports from Washington.

Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-06/what-we-know-about-the-mormons-killed-in-mexico/11676054

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