For the first time in the almost 200 years since the War of 1812 American Military Forces retreated while underfire by foreign agents on US Soil.
The Democratic National Commitee is in Caucus to Draft a Demand for an Exit Strategy from Arizona.
Jan. 4, 2007 02:44 PM
National Guard unit stormed while patroling the border
the fuse is lit!
Border attack raises security concerns
the fuse is lit!
A U.S. Border Patrol entry Identification Team site was overrun Wednesday night along Arizona's border with Mexico.
According to the Border Patrol, an unknown number of gunmen attacked the site in the state's West Desert Region around 11 p.m. The site is manned by National Guardsmen. Those guardsmen were forced to retreat. advertisement
The Border Patrol will not say whether shots were fired. However, no Guardsmen were injured in the incident.
The Border Patrol says the incident occurred somewhere along the 120 mile section of the border between Nogales and Lukeville. The area is known as a drug corridor. Last year, 124-thousand pounds of illegal drugs were confiscated in this area.
The Border patrol says the attackers quickly retreated back into Mexico
POSTED: 7:56 am EST January 5, 2007
UPDATED: 3:55 pm EST January 10, 2007
LUKEVILLE, Ariz. -- U.S. Border Patrol officials still don't know why National Guard troops along the Arizona-Mexico border had to flee a group of armed people. The gunmen fled into Mexico.
The gunmen attacked the U.S. Border Patrol entry site along Arizona's border before retreating back to Mexico on Wednesday night. The troops withdrew safely Wednesday night, and no was injured.
According to the Border Patrol, an unknown number of gunmen overran the Identification Team site, which is manned by National Guardsmen.
The Border Patrol wouldn't say whether any shots were fired.
Officials don't know who the gunmen were or why they approached the border post.
I have one question. How many have heard about this incident from the Mainstream Media, their regular News Services?
Or have you instead been inundated with the latest updates of the flap between Donald Trump and Rosie O'Donnell?
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