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Juarez, Calderon discussed in WSJ

From the Wall Street Journal:

But in weary Ciudad Juárez, he is blamed for having gone to war without a comprehensive victory strategy. Since first sending troops to Ciudad Juárez in March 2008, Mr. Calderon has only made two fleeting visits to the city. He hasn’t engaged residents on the violence consuming the city. “He stays for two hours and he’s gone,” says Daniel Murgía, president of the local Chamber of Commerce. “They’ve left Ciudad Juárez totally alone. There is a total absence of authority.”

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Written by newspapertreeelpaso

December 22, 2009 at 2:05 pm

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