The Mexican government is too weak. The drug cartels in Mexico act just like ISIS in Syria. Should the US start an official conflict with the cartels? (Aerial bombings, special operations, etc)
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I would support that.
Not without the support of Mexican authorities.
Mexico is at least 90% corrupt. The drug cartels are the real power, and some of that power crosses the border into the US.
Yes. They are more of a direct threat to national security than anything in the ME.
We tried that already, that's why Central America is like this in the first place.