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Argentine singer killed in Guatemala ambush
Argentine singer killed in Guatemala ambush

Reporting from San Salvador and Mexico City -- Argentine songwriter and singer Facundo Cabral, an icon of Latin American folk and protest music, was shot to death early Saturday by unknown gunmen who intercepted his car in Guatemala City and pumped it full of bullets. Guatemalan authorities said they had not yet determined a motive for the slaying, which appeared to be a well-orchestrated ambush, and there were suggestions that a businessman accompanying Cabral might have been the intended target. Guatemala has one of the highest murder rates in the region, exacerbated in recent years by the invasion of Mexican drug traffickers. "Facundo Cabral was an idol for entire nations, and...

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