US examines Mexico operation

Covert plan that allowed weapons sales by US government agents raises troubling questions in Washington.

    US politicians are asking lots of questions about Operation Fast and Furious - a plan allowed US government agents to sell weapons to Mexico.

    They want to know why the weapons are being used in the country's deadly drug war.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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