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IPFS News Link • Mexico

Mexican cartel violence prompts calls for bigger National Guard deployment along the border

• Washington Post

IN NOGALES, ARIZONA On the dusty hilltops west of U.S. Interstate 19, National Guardsmen with M-4 rifles peer down from camouflage tents and surveillance posts, so close to the border fence they can almost watch TV through the windows of Mexican homes on the other side.

The troops are members of the Arizona National Guard and Arizona Air National Guard, sent by the Obama administration