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A Mexican soldier stands guard at a marijuana field, in Los Algodones... News PhotoArmy Soldier,Culiacan,Horizontal,Latin America,Law,Marijuana - Herbal Cannabis,Mexico,Sinaloa,StandingPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPA Mexican soldier stands guard at a marijuana field, in Los Algodones community, Culiacan, Sinaloa State, Mexico on January 30, 2012. Mexican soldiers found a marijuana field and incinerated the drug as part of the Culiacan-Navolato operation. More than 40.000 people have been killed in rising drug-related violence in Mexico since December 2006, when President Felipe Calderon deployed soldiers and federal police to take on organized crime. AFP PHOTO/Alfredo Estrella (Photo credit should read ALFREDO ESTRELLA/AFP/Getty Images)