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Kingston errupts as drug kingpin still sought

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Kingston errupts as drug kingpin still sought

Battles between police and gang members in Kingston intensified, with several unconfirmed reports of civilian deaths and explosions rocking the neighbourhood at the centre of the trouble. Electricity to the city was cut off overnight and access to the airport, Jamaica's main port of entry, was blocked.

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