1. Made in America. Dead in Mexico. The massacre of a family this week highlights 'grave problem' of gun smuggling  USA TODAY
  2. Relative of Americans Killed in Mexico Says Family Was Used as 'Bait' in Drug Cartel War  PEOPLE.com
  3. Former State Department official calls out US gun policy with Mexico in wake of cartel massacre  Fox News
  4. Mexican cartels 'worse than ISIS': massacre victims' kin urge U.S. help  Reuters
  5. AMLO’s Guard Hunts Migrants for Trump as Cartels Run Rampant  Bloomberg
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Mexican authorities fear U.S.-made guns and ammunition are giving 'firepower' to criminal groups in a country where homicides are again on the rise.Mexican authorities fear U.S.-made guns and ammunition are giving 'firepower' to criminal groups in a country where homicides are again on the rise.

Mexico homicides are rising every year. US arms are weapon of choice

Outraged family members of the nine Americans killed in a drug cartel ambush in Mexico Monday reportedly urged the country's leaders to accept President Trump’s offer to help destroy the cartels as the first funerals were held Thursday. Outraged family members of the nine Americans killed in a drug cartel ambush in Mexico Monday reportedly urged the country's leaders to accept President Trump’s offer to help destroy the cartels as the first funerals were held Thursday. 

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Security forces came under attack and were forced to withdraw after they sought to arrest Ovidio Guzmán López, who is thought to have been running the Sinaloa cartel since his father's arrest in 2014.Security forces came under attack and were forced to withdraw after they sought to arrest Ovidio Guzmán López, who is thought to have been running the Sinaloa cartel since his father's arrest in 2014.

Massive Gun Battle Erupts In Mexico Over Son Of Drug Kingpin 'El Chapo' : NPR

“You've seen the reports of drug cartel violence in Mexico. You are probably wondering what we can do. Well, check out my bill, H.R. 1700, which would designate certain Mexican drug cartel factions "Foreign Terrorist Organizations." Why? Read on ... https://t.co/DDOlxxOT6A”

Rep. Chip Roy on Twitter: "You've seen the reports of drug cartel violence in Mexico. You are probably wondering what we can do. Well, check out my bill, H.R. 1700, which would designate certain Mexican drug cartel factions "Foreign Terrorist Organizations." Why? Read on ... https://t.co/DDOlxxOT6A"

“With Mexico, enough is enough. US government should impose sanctions on Mexican officials, including freezing assets, who won’t confront cartels. Cartels are flooding MO w/ meth, trafficking children, & openly slaughtering American citizens. And Mexico looks the other way”

Josh Hawley on Twitter: "With Mexico, enough is enough. US government should impose sanctions on Mexican officials, including freezing assets, who won’t confront cartels. Cartels are flooding MO w/ meth, trafficking children, & openly slaughtering American citizens. And Mexico looks the other way"

““The United States had already been helping to bankroll a Mexican military crackdown on traffickers since 2008 under a plan known as the Merida Initiative. And perhaps more important, he failed to mention that cartels sow their terror with American guns.” https://t.co/G1HtmZjMYy”

Christy Thornton on Twitter: "“The United States had already been helping to bankroll a Mexican military crackdown on traffickers since 2008 under a plan known as the Merida Initiative. And perhaps more important, he failed to mention that cartels sow their terror with American guns.” https://t.co/G1HtmZjMYy"

“Productive mtg yesterday w/ Mexican Amb. Barcena on US-Mexico relations. We discussed the tragic ambush & deaths of 9 US women & kids in Mexico at the hands of drug cartels. She committed that the MX govt would get to the bottom of it. I reiterated that the US is ready to help.”

Rob Portman on Twitter: "Productive mtg yesterday w/ Mexican Amb. Barcena on US-Mexico relations. We discussed the tragic ambush & deaths of 9 US women & kids in Mexico at the hands of drug cartels. She committed that the MX govt would get to the bottom of it. I reiterated that the US is ready to help."

Homicides could hit a record high this year.Homicides could hit a record high this year.

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Mexican cartel members brutally murdered nine members of an American family—three women and six children—in the Mexican state of Sonora.Mexican cartel members brutally murdered nine members of an American family—three women and six children—in the Mexican state of Sonora.

Kobach: The Case for U.S. Military Action Against the Cartels | Breitbart

Mexican cartels 'worse than ISIS': massacre victims' kin urge U.S. help

Mexican cartels 'worse than ISIS': massacre victims' kin urge U.S. help

In Mexico, all the legs of the stool are cracked. Prisons are out of control. Municipal authorities cower before the cartels. The “impunity rate” — that is, the likelihood that...In Mexico, all the legs of the stool are cracked. Prisons are out of control. Municipal authorities cower before the cartels. The “impunity rate” — that is, the likelihood that crimes will not be punished — is just shy of...

Mexico’s plunge into lawlessness | The Seattle Times

The letter insinuating American demand for illicit substances drives drug cartel violence comes a few days after nine Americans were killed on Monday.The letter insinuating American demand for illicit substances drives drug cartel violence comes a few days after nine Americans were killed on Monday.

Mexican Ambassador Blames Drug Cartel Violence On Addicted Americans

No matter what elite media pundits say, Mexico’s troubles aren’t President Trump’s fault, and an Iraq War-style counterinsurgency campaign won’t solve them.No matter what elite media pundits say, Mexico’s troubles aren’t President Trump’s fault, and an Iraq War-style counterinsurgency campaign won’t solve them.

No, Bret Stephens, Let’s Not Do In Mexico What We Did In Iraq

Angry kin of nine American citizens massacred in a suspected gangland ambush in northern Mexico urged the government to accept U.S. help to destroy drug cartels that one grieving relative described as being "as bad or worse than ISIS."Angry kin of nine American citizens massacred in a suspected gangland ambush in ...

Mexican cartels 'worse than ISIS': massacre victims' kin urge U.S. help - Reuters

At best, Mexico is a failed state. At worst, it is a rogue state. The silence from politicians who would have otherwise cried intervention speaks volumes.At best, Mexico is a failed state. At worst, it is a rogue state. The silence from politicians who would have otherwise cried intervention speaks volumes.

Drug Legalization And Hugs For Terrorists Won't Solve The Border Crisis

Like all Americans, we’re sickened by Monday’s brutal murder of three women and six children—almost certainly by members of a Mexican drug cartel—as they traveled by car along a highway near Bavispe in the state of Sonora, about 300 miles southwest of El Paso.

A massacre in Mexico requires an American response. Here is what it should be | War Is Boring

Multiple members of the family were killed after getting caught in crossfire between two cartels.Multiple members of the family were killed after getting caught in crossfire between two cartels.

Family of US Mormons brutally slain in Mexico say drug cartels 'worse than ISIS' | Newshub

Members of a Mormon family were murdered in cold blood by Mexican cartels in what is thought to have been a case of mistaken identityMembers of a Mormon family were murdered in cold blood by Mexican cartels in what is thought to have been a case of mistaken identity

Mormon funerals held for mums and kids shot and burned alive by Mexican cartels - Daily Star