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The wild west of US drug enforcement

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The Obama administration hopes to curb the flow of drugs into the US by sending 500 extra federal agents to the US-Mexican border.

In the second of our special reports on Mexico's drug violence, Matthew Price has been to the city of El Paso in Texas.

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