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26 March 2009

BBC News

US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton is pledging further effort to help Mexico in its anti-drugs campaign. Mrs Clinton said the use of military-style assault weapons was a particular concern, and she would discuss reimposing a ban on their sale. A previous US decision to lift a ban on such sales had been a mistake, she told the NBC television network. Earlier on her visit she admitted that America's appetite for drugs was helping to fuel the violence. Some... (

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