Washington, DC -(AmmoLand.com)- We are still uncovering grisly details of the Obama administration’s deadly Operation Fast and Furious gunrunning program.
Just this week, we revealed that from December 2012 to March 2016, 94 Fast and Furious weapons were picked up at various crime scenes.
We released Justice Department documents showing that weapons sent from the U.S. into Mexico have been widely used by major drug cartels.
Over the past three years, a total of 94 Fast and Furious firearms have been recovered in Mexico City and 12 Mexican states, with the majority being seized in Sonora, Chihuahua and Sinaloa.
Of the weapons recovered, 82 were rifles and 12 were pistols identified as having been part of the Fast and Furious program.
Reports suggest these particular Fast and Furious guns are tied to at least 69 killings.
Fast and Furious was a Department of Justice, Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) “gunrunning” operation in which the Obama administration allowed guns to be sold to Mexican drug cartels in the hope the weapons would be recovered …Read the Rest