Crystal meth paste on display at a clandestine laboratory near la Rumorosa town in Tecate, Baja California state, Aug. 28. Criminal enterprises often use established commercial trade routes and infrastructure for the transit of illicit goods, including drugs, and it's starting to hurt the Mexican economy.
Mexico's burgeoning economy has enabled criminal elements to grow in symbiosis, utilizing the country's transport infrastructure to expand volume. But the tendrils of organized crime are now damaging the host. ...
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