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3rd Mexican Mayor In A Month Slain By Hit Men

The Merida Initiative, a U.S. Counter-Narcotic...

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The Mexican government is in a tight corner. They cannot fight the cartels on their own, and they cannot maintain their sovereignty if they allow in all the help they need. The main market for the drugs is not in their country, so they cannot do anything to undermine demand in a meaningful way. They can’t even cut off the gun supply.

Like it or not, we are the source of their problems, and we have not done all we could to kill off the drug trade or gun running or money laundering.
Read the Article at HuffingtonPost


September 9, 2010 - Posted by | Crime, Foreign Relations | , , ,

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