The largest mineable lithium deposit has been discovered in Mexico.
This will attract industry, commerce and the cartels. Which will lead to even more conflict.
Some think the escalation could be the tipping point and eventually will lead to an American intervention.
Recent footage has shown the Mexican army standing down as their families were held hostage (or they were outnumbered and outgunned, can't remember) by the Sinaloa Cartel after the arrest of El Chapo's son, who then got released.
Making it clear the situation over there is getting more and more out of hand.