July 1, 2014

U.S. Visas Helped Fuel the Juarez Drug Wars

Jason McGahan, The Daily Beast

The Associated Press

In the Mexican border city of Juarez the question persists: What kind of involvement did the United States Government have, or not, with the turf war between drug cartels that claimed thousands of lives only a short drive across the Rio Grande from El Paso? Three years after the worst of the carnage, details about the U.S. role gradually are beginning to surface.

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TAGGED: United States, Mexico, Drugs, War On Drugs, Juarez

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