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No Coke, no Pepsi: Bottlers leave Mexican city hit by crime

MARK STEVENSON
No Coke, no Pepsi: Bottlers leave Mexican city hit by crime

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexicans are among the biggest soda drinkers in the world, so residents of the southern city of Ciudad Altamirano were hit hard when first Coca-Cola then Pepsi closed their distribution centers amid drug gang extortion demands.