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Mexican police attacked CIA officers, ambush likely: sources

Mexican marines stand guard as U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Mexican marines stand guard as U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Mexican marines stand guard as U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A local police officer (L) and Mexican marines stand guard as U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A local police officer (L) and Mexican marines stand guard as U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A local police officer (L) and Mexican marines stand guard as U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on a road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero

U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on a road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero

U.S. officials and Mexican investigators take evidence from the scene where two CIA officers were shot on a road near Tres Marias, outside Mexico City August 29, 2012. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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