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Acapulco mayor says regrets comments on rape of six Spanish tourists

Soldiers stop a car for an inspection at a check point near a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia

Soldiers stop a car for an inspection at a check point near a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia

Soldiers stop a car for an inspection at a check point near a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia
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A sign reading "No crossing, P.G.J.E."(Attorney General of the State) hangs from a string to cordon off a crime scene at a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia (MEXICO - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

A sign reading "No crossing, P.G.J.E."(Attorney General of the State) hangs from a string to cordon off a crime scene at a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia...more

A sign reading "No crossing, P.G.J.E."(Attorney General of the State) hangs from a string to cordon off a crime scene at a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia (MEXICO - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)
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A police officer cordons off a crime scene at a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia (MEXICO - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST)

A police officer cordons off a crime scene at a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia (MEXICO - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST)

A police officer cordons off a crime scene at a beach hotel, where six female Spanish tourists were raped by armed men, in Acapulco February 5, 2013. REUTERS/Jacobo Garcia (MEXICO - Tags: CRIME LAW CIVIL UNREST)
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