Mexico: Another politician shot dead ahead of midterm elections
June 3 , 2015
A congressional candidate in Mexico has been shot dead, the fourth politician to be killed ahead of the midterm polls.
Miguel Angel Luna, a former mayor, was targeted by gunmen at his campaign office in a town near the capital, a statement from his party said. He succumbed to his injuries at a hospital.
Meanwhile, in the southern Guerrero state, armed men vandalized an electoral office and burned thousands of ballots, according to the electoral institute.