Mexico: Ghost Records of Surveillance Flights – This Is Transparency?

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In 2011, Mexico’s war against drug trafficking took a new turn when the United States sent unmanned drones over the country. But, as told by Reporter Daniel Lizárraga, it’s unclear whether Felipe Calderón’s government approved the U.S. flights, drawing into question Mexico’s Federal Law of Transparency and Access to Public Government Information and Personal Data.

Read the story here.

The story is part of The Corruption Notebooks, from the Global Integrity Report: 2011.

Image Credit: Secretaría de Relaciones Exteriores de México

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