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Canadians Killed In Mexico: A List Of Canadians Murdered Or Seriously Hurt

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Growing drug violence has made parts of Mexico extremely unsafe.
Growing drug violence has made parts of Mexico extremely unsafe.

The recent attack on Calgary's Sheila Nabb at a luxury resort in Mexico reminded Canadians that one of their favourite tropical getaways isn't always safe.

Each year, around 1.5 million Canadians head to Mexico's many beaches and resorts and while most of them come home with memories and a tan, some are unfortunately hurt or worse. Growing violence related to the drug trade has made many parts of the country unsafe and each year thousands of Mexicans are killed in drug-related crimes.

The slideshow below looks at Canadians who were murdered or seriously hurt in Mexico.


Timeline: Canadians Killed Or Injured In Mexico
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