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Old 02-09-2009, 06:43 PM
 
Location: Mesa, Az
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Just as government officials had feared, the drug violence raging in Mexico is spilling over into the United States.

U.S. authorities are reporting a spike in killings, kidnappings and home invasions connected to Mexico's murderous cartels. And to some policymakers' surprise, much of the violence is happening not in towns along the border, where it was assumed the bloodshed would spread, but a considerable distance away, in places such as Phoenix and Atlanta.

And drug smugglers kidnap illegal immigrants in clashes with human smugglers over the use of secret routes from Mexico.
Yahoo News article (http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20090209/ap_on_re_us/border_spillover_violence - broken link)

When Mexico implodes: we had best brace ourselves for a tsunami of refugees from SOB.
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