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Violence Along Laredo Border Leads to Travel Warning

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Violence Along Laredo Border Leads to Travel Warning

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Violence Along Laredo Border Leads to Travel Warning

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Warring drug gangs are behind escalating levels of violence in Mexican border towns. The U.S. State Department has issued a travelers' advisory for the region, adding to the problems for the towns dependent on tourism. NPR's John Burnett reports.