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VIDEO - America's Third War: Is The U.S. Arming Mexican Cartels?

VIDEO - America's Third War: Is The U.S. Arming Mexican Cartels?

By William La Jeunesse
Published May 31, 2011
FoxNews.com

If you ever watch video or look at pictures of the drug war in Mexico, you'll notice some pretty heavy weapons. This is a war being waged with rockets and plastic explosives, not pea shooters and Saturday Night Specials. Consider these incidents:

- A M26A2 fragmentation grenade used against a U.S. Consulate in Mexico in 2008
- Explosive projectiles and 21 grenades found during a raid in Guadalupe
- An unexploded grenade and pull ring used to attack a TV station in Monterrey
- Automatic weapons, including U.S.-made M16s, found at a cartel crime scene in May 2009
- U.S. military-issued ammunition found in a cartel raid in Reynosa in November 2008

Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/us/2011/04/28/americas-war-arming-mex...



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