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People near the international border in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, January 28, 2017.

A violent Mexican city on the US border has seen a wave of disappearances — and marines are being accused of carrying them out

Nearly two dozen people have gone missing in Nuevo Laredo since February, and many on the ground believe that Mexican marines deployed there for fight crime are responsible for them.

Turmoil in Mexico’s criminal underworld is intensifying the violence in a valuable border territory

Mexico's northeastern border with the US has been prime territory for cartel-related violence, and that trend appears to have deepened in recent months.