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The Mexican National Guard: Challenges, Opportunities, and Fundamental Questions

13 Mar, 2019
Fausto Carbajal Glass

Amid high expectations, and on a popular mandate to curb violence across the country, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (commonly known as AMLO) won the Mexican presidential election in early July 2018. However, by November, the then president-elect AMLO dismayed some of his electorate by placing the National Guard under military…

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