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Mexico General: Army Not Happy With Law Enforcement Role

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Mexico's top military officer said Thursday that the army is uncomfortable with the law-enforcement role it was given a decade ago when the government launched an offensive against drug cartels. The defense secretary, Gen. Salvador Cienfuegos, said the army's presence was supposed to be temporary while new police forces were built, but that hasn't happened. Many local police in Mexico are corrupt, poorly trained or unreliable. “We would love the police forces to do their...

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