Fallout from deadly Mexico casino fire sparks political brawl
The mayor of Monterrey, where 52 people died in last month’s arson attack, is in President Felipe Calderon’s PAN party, which wants him to resign. Its chief rival, the PRI, has leaped into the fray.
Monterrey Mayor Fernando Larrazabal is greeted by supporters as he arrives at city hall this month. He is under pressure from the ruling National Action Party to resign his post. (Tomas Bravo / Reuters / September 7, 2011)