State Dept. issues Cancun travel warning after taxi drivers attack Uber drivers, passengers

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Disgruntled taxi drivers have been seen attacking Uber drivers and passengers following a controversial court ruling The U.S. State Department has issued a travel warning in tourist haven towns along Mexico’s Caribbean coast amid clashes between disgruntled taxi drivers and Uber rideshare customers and drivers. The warning comes after medallion taxi drivers in Mexico’s Quintana Roo state, home to Cancun and other popular tourist areas on the Yucatan Peninsula, have been harassing and attacking drivers and passengers in Uber vehicles due to frustrations over the competition that the ride-share service provides.