Car Bomb Explodes near Texas/Mexico Border - Zetas Drug Cartel Attack
by David Bellow on May 27, 2012 at 10:42 AM
Violence like this along the border is getting worse and is already spilling over into the US and Texas. When will the Obama Administration and the Federal Government step up to do more to protect our own border from this escalating violence?
Friday's car bomb article from the Associated Press (see below) is yet another example of this escalating violence.
If you live on the border, massive gun battles and explosions can be heard frequently. Here are some articles I have posted about border violence just in the last year. I barely even scratch the surface:
It is a shame that most of this violence goes unreported in the national media and can only be found in a local newspaper or website....
MEXICO CITY (AP) - Mexican officials say suspected cartel gunmen have launched a complex attack involving heavy weapons and a car bomb on a police dormitory less than 4 miles (6.5 kilometers) from the U.S. border.
The two officials, speaking on condition of anonymity because they were not yet authorized to release the information, said a number of police were wounded in the attack early Thursday morning in Nuevo Laredo in Tamaulipas state. The attack began with men opening fire, then setting off a car bomb in front of the police dorm. The officials did not provide details.
The officials said they believed the Zetas, 1 of Mexico's two most powerful... read rest of story here: http://www.kiiitv.com/story/18619744/mexico-gang-launches-car-bomb-near-us-border