Arsenal Found in Mexico Contains Guns From U.S. Probe

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    An arsenal found in Mexico included at least five assault rifles that U.S authorities trace to a federal operation gone badly awry, according to government documents.

    The discovery appears to confirm for the first time fears cited by Republican lawmakers that a Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives operation called Fast and Furious failed to stop guns from ending up with drug gangs in Mexico.

    The Fast and Furious program, run by the ATF's Phoenix office, monitored weapons purchases by suspected gun traffickers who were believed to be funneling weapons to Mexican drug cartels. Some lawmakers say ATF didn't have the means to track the guns and shouldn't have used such tactics


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    ATF chief may be forced out this week after botched gun-tracking operation...
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    ATF chief may be shown door
    June 20, 2011, Agency let guns be sold to cartels, which led to death of border agent
     
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    Out? Mr. Melson should be tried for murder.
     

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