The operation was run by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives in 2009-10. NPR's Ted Robbins and Michel Marizco of the Fronteras Desk talk about the intent of Fast and Furious, why the operation failed, and solutions to curb gun-running on the U.S.-Mexican border.
Why Operation Fast And Furious Failed
By editor • Jun 21, 2012
Originally published on June 21, 2012 1:32 pm