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22 November 2011 (Texas)

EAGLE PASS, Texas – The small border town Eagle Pass has become a big corridor for ammunition smugglers who supply violent drug cartels. In November, there was a large spike in smuggling activity. "Just this month alone there have been three separate seizures totaling 700 magazines for AK-47 rifles," said Randy Clark, Patrol Agent in Charge for the U.S. Border Patrol station in Eagle Pass. On Nov. 3, Border Patrol agents seized three black duffle bags near the Rio... (

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