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Friday Photo: Mexico fights car theft, Sarah Palin-style

  A Mexican police sharpshooter stands on the skid of a chopper overflying Mexico City’s streets and avenues in search of car thieves March 19, 2009. This special operation against car theft managed to reduce by 20 percent this sort of crime in the last month, authorities said.   AFP PHOTO/Luis ACOSTA

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TO GO WITH AFP STORY IN SPANISH BY GUILLERMO BARRIOS A Mexican police sharpshooter stands on the skid of a chopper overflying Mexico City's streets and avenues in search of car thieves March 19, 2009. This special operation against car theft managed to reduce by 20 percent this sort of crime in the last month, authorities said. AFP PHOTO/Luis ACOSTA (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

 

A Mexican police sharpshooter stands on the skid of a chopper overflying Mexico City’s streets and avenues in search of car thieves March 19, 2009. This special operation against car theft managed to reduce by 20 percent this sort of crime in the last month, authorities said.

 

AFP PHOTO/Luis ACOSTA

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