June 27, 2008 By News Report
Photo: Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano
On Wednesday, Arizona Gov. Janet Napolitano released a report on recent developments in border security.
"On Saturday, at a meeting of the Arizona-Mexico Commission (AMC)," said Napolitano, "Governor Eduardo Bours of Sonora joined me in signing new agreements that will stem the flow of illegal weapons and to capture fugitive felons in the United States and Mexico. Putting an end to border violence, while protecting legal commerce between our states, remains critically important to the 500 members of AMC.
A total of eight agreements were executed, including:
"Over the past 30 years," said Napolitano, "the states of Arizona and Sonora have developed a strong relationship and an excellent cooperative track record. These agreements expand on that solid history, and take us closer to our mutual goal of creating an exceptional quality of life in the region.
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