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Prison fight kills 44 in Mexico


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Police officers stands guard inside a state prison in Apodaca, on the outskirts of Monterrey February 19, 2012. At least 44 people died in a fight between rival gangs at the prison on the outskirts of the northern Mexican manufacturing city of Monterrey on Sunday, authorities said. Victims were beaten, stabbed and stoned when a fight broke out early on Sunday, said Jorge Domene, security spokesman for the state government. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril