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16 January 2008

Dallas Morning News (Texas)

Faced with spiraling drug violence along the border, senior U.S. officials met with their Mexican counterparts Wednesday and announced steps to stem the flow of illegal weapons into Mexico. Officials said that many of the weapons — including powerful handguns and semiautomatic assault rifles — are purchased legally at shops and gun shows, and that Houston and Dallas are two of the top sources. The guns are typically carried south across the border by multiple... (

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