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Mexico to create new force to fight cartels
One of the top priorities for Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexico's new president, is tackling violence. His predecessor tried going after the leaders of drug cartels, but that had only limited success. Now ...
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Brazil fighting its own border war, says security expert
On Tuesday and Wednesday, Brazil began reinforcing its southern borders with about 9,000 more military troops as the fifth part of its war on criminal gangs, according to a U.S. ...
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Military Drills Coming to the Valley
WESLACO - Rio Grande Valley residents will see an increase in military presence in the near future. U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, D-Laredo, today announced that the Department of Defense and Border ...