Police shootings raise questions over CIA role in Mexico
By Rafael Azul; 5 September 2012 – WSWS
On August 24, Mexican police shot two US intelligence officers under mysterious circumstances. Initially reported to be Drug Enforcement Administration agents (DEA), they turned out to be CIA agents working with the Mexican Navy.
US and Mexican authorities subsequently gave several failed explanations that only raised more questions.
The shooting took place near Tres Marías on the Mexico City-Cuernavaca highway. The two CIA men were in an armored US embassy sports utility vehicle, with a Mexican naval officer in the back, who was not