Law enforcement operations being conducted in Mexico
The Mexican government is conducting operations in Villa Ahumada, on Highway 45, the main road between Cuidad Juarez and the state capital, Chihuahua City. Other law enforcement operations are taking place in Cuauhtemoc. Travellers should avoid these areas and avoid travelling to or through Villa Ahumada.
Also yesterday in the city of Reynosa, three people died in gunfights after the arrest of a drug cartel leader.