Child Soldiers in the Mexican Drug War

Pick up the papers in Mexico these days and you’re likely to see something particularly alarming: among the daily toll of deaths and arrests in the country’s war on organized crime are an increasing number of children.

US Government Accused of Trafficking Guns to Mexico

While estimates vary of the number of guns that were knowingly – and illegally – trafficked to Mexico under the ATF's controversial Operation Fast and Furious program, what is almost certain is that these guns will turn up at future crime scenes.