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  •  - Peace messages left by supporters of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia are seen during the arrival of his peace caravan in downtown Chihuahua

    Peace messages left by supporters of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia are seen during the arrival of his peace caravan in downtown Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/9/2011 6:13:18 PM EST
    Peace messages left by supporters of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia are seen during the arrival of his peace caravan in downtown Chihuahua June 9, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Supporters of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia listens to a speech during the arrival of  his peace caravan in downtown Chihuahua

    Supporters of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia listens to a speech during the arrival of his peace caravan in downtown Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/9/2011 6:08:08 PM EST
    Supporters of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia listens to a speech during the arrival of his peace caravan in downtown Chihuahua June 9, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - A relative of a missing man holds a flower as he listens to a speech by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia during a peaceful rally in downtown Chihuahua

    A relative of a missing man holds a flower as he listens to a speech by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia during a peaceful rally in downtown Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/9/2011 6:04:19 PM EST
    A relative of a missing man holds a flower as he listens to a speech by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia during a peaceful rally in downtown Chihuahua June 9, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Mexican poet Sicilia kisses the hand of a woman in the town of Camargo

    Mexican poet Sicilia kisses the hand of a woman in the town of Camargo

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:14:41 AM EST
    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia kisses the hand of a woman in the town of Camargo, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua after the arrival of the peace caravan June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Mexican poet Sicilia waves a white balloon as he thanks his supporters in the town of Camargo

    Mexican poet Sicilia waves a white balloon as he thanks his supporters in the town of Camargo

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:08:39 AM EST
    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia waves a white balloon as he thanks his supporters in the town of Camargo, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua after the arrival of the peace caravan June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Mexican poet Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez

    Mexican poet Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:07:22 AM EST
    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua after the arrival of the peace caravan June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY POLITICS)
  •  - Women sing a song for Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in the town of Camargo

    Women sing a song for Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in the town of Camargo

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:06:06 AM EST
    Women sing a song for Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in the town of Camargo, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Residents wait for Mexican poet Javier Sicilia's arrival to show him their support in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua

    Residents wait for Mexican poet Javier Sicilia's arrival to show him their support in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:04:39 AM EST
    Residents wait for Mexican poet Javier Sicilia's arrival to show him their support in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Supporters of the peace caravan wave to residents from a bus after their arrival in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua

    Supporters of the peace caravan wave to residents from a bus after their arrival in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:03:25 AM EST
    Supporters of the peace caravan wave to residents from a bus after their arrival in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY TRANSPORT)
  •  - Mexican poet Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez

    Mexican poet Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez

    Posted: 6/9/2011 1:00:28 AM EST
    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia (L) is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, after the arrival of the peace caravan June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - Policemen chat as they guard the peace caravan after its arrival in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua

    Policemen chat as they guard the peace caravan after its arrival in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/9/2011 12:57:42 AM EST
    Policemen chat as they guard the peace caravan after its arrival in the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY CRIME LAW)
  •  - Mexican poet Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez

    Mexican poet Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez

    Posted: 6/9/2011 12:32:59 AM EST
    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia is greeted by residents of the town of Jimenez, in the Mexican state of Chihuahua after the arrival of the peace caravan June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY POLITICS)
  •  - Federal policemen escort the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on their way to Chihuahua

    Federal policemen escort the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on their way to Chihuahua

    Posted: 6/8/2011 9:57:09 PM EST
    Federal policemen escort the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on their way to Chihuahua June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY CRIME LAW TRANSPORT)
  •  - Residents wish a safe trip to the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on the outskirts of Torreon

    Residents wish a safe trip to the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on the outskirts of Torreon

    Posted: 6/8/2011 9:15:19 PM EST
    Residents wish a safe trip to the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on the outskirts of Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - A man dressed as Mexican independence hero Miguel Hidalgo poses for pictures, during a stop to salute residents wishing a safe trip to the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia, on the

    A man dressed as Mexican independence hero Miguel Hidalgo poses for pictures, during a stop to salute residents wishing a safe trip to the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia, on the

    Posted: 6/8/2011 9:14:23 PM EST
    A man dressed as Mexican independence hero Miguel Hidalgo (C) poses for pictures, during a stop to salute residents wishing a safe trip to the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia, on the outskirts of Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. The banner on the bus (R) reads "Caravan for Peace, Justice and Dignity". REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY ODDLY)
  •  - Residents take part in a minute of silence in memory of drug war victims, during a peaceful protest led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in Torreon

    Residents take part in a minute of silence in memory of drug war victims, during a peaceful protest led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in Torreon

    Posted: 6/8/2011 9:07:13 PM EST
    Residents take part in a minute of silence in memory of drug war victims, during a peaceful protest led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY PROFILE)
  •  - Relatives of disappeared people march after the arrival of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in Torreon

    Relatives of disappeared people march after the arrival of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in Torreon

    Posted: 6/8/2011 9:04:20 PM EST
    Relatives of disappeared people march after the arrival of Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. The banner reads "Disappeared". REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO)
  •  - Mexican poet Javier Sicilia is blessed by a friend during his arrival to a peaceful protest in Torreon

    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia is blessed by a friend during his arrival to a peaceful protest in Torreon

    Posted: 6/8/2011 8:59:39 PM EST
    Mexican poet Javier Sicilia is blessed by a friend during his arrival to a peaceful protest in Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - A relative of a disappeared man takes part in a peaceful protest led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in in Torreon

    A relative of a disappeared man takes part in a peaceful protest led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in in Torreon

    Posted: 6/8/2011 8:55:16 PM EST
    A relative of a disappeared man takes part in a peaceful protest led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia in in Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. The words on the man's face mask reads "Where are you?" REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY)
  •  - A man looks at the buses of the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on the road to Torreon

    A man looks at the buses of the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on the road to Torreon

    Posted: 6/8/2011 8:53:26 PM EST
    A man looks at the buses of the peace caravan led by Mexican poet Javier Sicilia on the road to Torreon June 8, 2011. Hundreds of Mexicans began a week-long procession through Mexico on Saturday to protest the country's bloody drug war, led by Sicilia, a crusading poet whose son was murdered by suspected cartel hitmen. Human rights activists and families of victims of violence formed a peace caravan and piled into 13 buses and more than two dozen cars to set out on a 12-state tour that will end in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico's most violent drug war city on the U.S. border. REUTERS/Tomas Bravo (MEXICO - Tags: CIVIL UNREST SOCIETY TRANSPORT)