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Eight killed in Mexico casino grenade attack

(Xinhua)

09:52, August 26, 2011

MEXICO CITY, Aug. 25 (Xinhua) -- At least eight people were killed and many others injured in a casino grenade attack in Mexico's northern city of Monterrey on Thursday.

Assailants threw at least three hand grenades into the casino building and it was engulfed in smoke immediately after the attack, Mexico police said.

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