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(Spanish tʃilpanˈθiŋɡo)
(Placename) a town in S Mexico, capital of Guerrero state, in the Sierra Madre del Sur. Pop: 166 000 (2005 est)


(ˌtʃil pɑnˈsiŋ gɔ)

the capital of Guerrero in SW Mexico. 56,904.
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Se trata del empleado de la gasolinera de Chilpancingo que murio por las quemaduras que se produjo cuando Intentaba apagar el fuego de una maquina expendedora.
The situation in Chilpancingo isn't an isolated incident, and drug-related violence has made sure that over-crowding of morgues in southern Mexico has become a regular feature.
CHILPANCINGO, Mexico, Dhu-AlHijjah 26, 1438, September 17, 2017, SPA -- Security officials in the Mexican state of Guerrero say eight civilians and one soldier have been killed in a clash that began with gunmen dressed in camouflage ambushing an army patrol, according to AP.
Aide Nava's body was discovered on a road near the state capital, Chilpancingo.
In Guerrero's capital of Chilpancingo, members of a teachers union set fire to the session hall in the state assembly building while also torching several cars outside.
CHILPANCINGO, Mexico (AFP) - Protesters fuming over the disappearance of 43 college students set fire to a southern Mexico state congress on Wednesday in another day of angry demonstrations over the presumed massacre.
But relatives of the missing and fellow students at their teacher-training college near Chilpancingo refuse to believe the authorities until they get DNA results from independent Argentine forensic experts.
The state's interior secretary, Jesus Martinez Garnelo, said more riot police will be deployed in Chilpancingo on Tuesday.
Tal es el caso del numero 108 de la carpeta correspondiente al Congreso de Chilpancingo, relacionado con un papel inserto en la causa de Rayon en 1818, un documento al que se quiso hacer pasar por original para tratar de demostrar la falsedad de que Rayon no queria la independencia.
1) were used; these localities were Luvianos, in the state of Estado de Mexico; Chilpancingo de los Bravo, in the state of Guerrero; and Izucar de Matamoros, in the state of Puebla.
In Guerrero, autodefensas are working to free the capital city of Chilpancingo from the clutches of criminal organizations.
En Chilpancingo de los Bravo el grupo 45-59 ocupo el primer lugar en 2000 y 2001, y en 2005 el segundo lugar para el grupo de 60 anos y mas.