Mexican drug cartels inundate U.S. with cheap meth

The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration says the influx of methamphetamine from Mexico is offsetting gains made against meth labs in the U.S.

A soldier stands in a room full of barrels containing white and yellow powder after a seizure of 15 tons of pure methamphetamine at a small ranch in Tlajomulco de Zuniga, on the outskirts of Guadalajara, Mexico, on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2012. Mexican drug cartels are flooding U.S. cities with cheap, extraordinarily pure methamphetamine made in factorylike "superlabs." (AP Photo/Bruno Gonzalez)

A soldier stands in a room full of barrels containing white and yellow powder after a seizure of 15 tons of pure methamphetamine at a small ranch in Tlajomulco de Zuniga, on the outskirts of Guadalajara, Mexico, on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2012. Mexican drug cartels are flooding U.S. cities with cheap, extraordinarily pure methamphetamine made in factorylike "superlabs." (AP Photo/Bruno Gonzalez)

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