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High-ranking cartel member speaks on Operation Fast and Furious

A high-ranking member of Mexico's Sinaloa drug cartel operative in US custody alleges that Operation Fast and Furious was part of an agreement to finance and arm the Sinaloa cartel in exchange for information used to take down rival cartels, according to court documents. The statement was made by Jesus Vicente Zambada-Niebla, the Sinaloa cartel’s “logistics coordinator” in charge of arranging massive drug shipments from Latin America to the United States.

U.S. House to subpoena Attorney General for role in gun trafficking operation

The U.S. House plans to subpoena Attorney General Eric Holder as part of its probe into Operation Fast and Furious, a plan to let thousands of guns sold in the U.S. get into the hands of Mexican drug cartels.
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