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    Armed men attacked a nightclub in the Mexican city of Salamanca, in the state of Guanajuato, killing at least 14 people and wounding 7.

    Armed men arrived in a van at La Playa Men's Club, located at the Av. del Trabajo; they opened fire on the customers with large caliber rifles and then fled the scene.

    ​Police arrived at the scene and confirmed the death of 14 people.

    ​Seven others were taken to area hospitals with various injuries.

    ​So far, the reason for the attack and the whereabouts of those responsible remain unknown.

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