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8 April 2010

El Paso Times (Texas)

EL PASO,Texas - Feuding Mexican drug cartels are receiving new weapons in large shipments from the El Paso area, ATF officials said Wednesday. It's a new trend fueled by a change in how the guns are being transported into Mexico, said Robert Champion, special agent for the U.S. Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. Champion heads a field division that encompasses a large section of the Southwest, including West Texas and Oklahoma. He said gun traffic... (GunPolicy.org)

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