TITLE

TWO-PRONGED THREAT IN MEXICO

AUTHOR(S)
Edmonson, R. G.
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Journal of Commerce (1542-3867);6/20/2011, Vol. 12 Issue 23, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the threat posed by the drug war raging south of the U.S.-Mexico border on the 10-year campaign of the Customs and Border Protection to keep the U.S. safe from terrorists. It says that the potential of Mexico could be limited if it fails to act on the significant increase in violent crimes and on its infrastructure, which has not kept pace with the growth of trade. The author adds that the focus of the U.S. Congress on the U.S.-Mexico border is not on trade facilitation but on preventing Mexicans from entering illegally. INSET: CAMIONES FOR COMMERCE.
ACCESSION #
61926637

 

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