Foreign Policy

Mexican Drug Violence Spills Into the U.S.

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Although the so-called swine flu may be currently dominating headlines, Mexico continues to face a much more deadly and dangerous enemy; the ongoing war war between drug cartels and the Mexican government, a conflict that has killed thousands. Now some states that border Mexico are starting to feel the effects of the drug war. In Phoenix, Arizona last year there were over one-hundred drug related kidnappings and killings.

This special investigation from Fox News explores the daily struggle U.S. police face in keeping the violence from spilling across the border and into America.

Read the Opposing Views debate, Are U.S. Gun Laws to Blame for Violence in Mexico?