More troops sent to Juárez as killings spike up

The Army sent 2,500 fresh troops to Ciudad Juárez, relieving the existing 1,500 man garrison. While gang related killings in the border city dropped to an average of one per day after the initial military intervention in March, in recent weeks the rate has gone back up to 8 or 9 per day, according to authorities. (Universal 6/21).

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