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Major Phoenix ATF Shakeup after ‘Gun Walking’

May 18, 2011
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Top agents of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosiveshave been replaced in Phoenix, following the 'Fast and Furious' and 'Operation Gunrunner' capers that helped armed Mexican drug gangs. CBS News reporter Cheryl Attkisson continues to report on the "Fast and Furious" ATF operation, also known as Operation Gunrunner.
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ATF Encouraged Guns to Cross Border Despite Seller’s Concerns

April 17, 2011
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The AK 47 that killed Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was allowed into Mexico by Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms administrators. Senator Charles Grassley of Iowa received ATF emails from gun dealers that detail concerns that quantities of guns being sold to straw buyers were diverted to Mexico for use in the escalating drug...
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ATF Allowed AK-47s into Mexico Found at Brian Terry Gunfight

March 7, 2011
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CBS News reports that Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was killed by an AK-47 that was traced back to an Arizona gun shop. US officials in the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms Agency allowed these "guns to walk" into Mexico for the purpose of tracing them at crime scenes and other locations in Mexico.
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Border Patrol Agent Terry Killed by Single Shot After Firing Bean Bags

March 3, 2011
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An FBI report contains new information confirming that Border Patrol Agent Brian Terry was killed by a single shot, with a bullet matching the caliber of an AK-37 rifle. Agent Terry was a killed in a gun battle last December 14th, in a canyon near Arivaca. He was a member of the Border Patrol Tactical...
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FBI Rules Out Friendly Fire in BP Agent’s Death

February 16, 2011
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The FBI has determined that three of the four men detained by the Border Patrol on the night Agent Brian Terry was killed have no connection with the shooting death.
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Border Patrol BORTAC Agent Brian Terry Killed in Firefight

December 16, 2010
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A Naco based Border Patrol agent was killed near Rio Rico yesterday in a firefight between a BORTAC SWAT team and armed bandits.
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