By Chris Covert
A Mexican rifle battalion commander is on trial for ordering the 2010 murder of two soldiers in Chihuahua state, according to Mexican news accounts.
Colonel de Infanteria Elfego Jose Lujan Ruiz is accused of ordering soldiers to torture, then kill
|Mexican Army Panhard AFV|
Army units do not operate in secrecy; someone in police agencies or prosecutors' offices almost always knows what is going on when a detachment is sent out.