June 3, 2014

Mexico Vigilante Movement's Strong U.S. Ties

Wilkinson & Bacerra, Los Angeles Times

The Associated Press

The U.S. connection has helped inspire fundraising events from Southern California to Chicago. But the strength -- and actions -- of some of the vigilante groups has worried the Mexican government enough that President Enrique Peña Nieto recently ordered them disbanded and re-formed into a rural police force.

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TAGGED: Mexico, United States, War On Drugs


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