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Mexico helicopter crash kills Interior Secretary

Mexico's Secretary of the Interior, Francisco Blake Mora, has died in a helicopter crash near Mexico City.

The helicopter was flying to Cuernavaca in neighbouring Morelos state for a prosecutors' meeting when it went down.

All eight people on board were killed. President Felipe Calderon said weather conditions were probably to blame.

Peter Bowes reports.