Inside the Golden Triangle

An investigation by Mexican newspaper Rio Doce provides a rare look at the difficult life of marijuana farmers in the rugged mountains of Sinaloa.
After some initial difficulty, Miguel Angel Vega, a writer for the Sinaloa-based paper, was able to gain…

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Violence between Mexico's Zetas gang and the Sinaloa cartel displaces families in Sinaloa state's highlands.

Drug-war turf battles displace Sinaloans

CULIACAN, Mexico – For generations, the extended Hernandez family tended fields of marijuana high in Sinaloa’s western Sierra Madre highlands.

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7 Dead in Sinaloa Alongside Banner Claiming State Collusion With Chapo Guzman
Seven dismembered bodies were found in the Mexican state of Sinaloa along with a banner condemning the alleged collusion between state authorities and the Sinaloa Cartel. The remains of seven men ...
Born another war, Miguel Angel Trevino Morales, Z-40, now is the principal leader of Los Zetas “
Last Monday seven bodies are dismembered in Tamaulipas and with members signed a blanket by one Chapo. Hours later, five young people are executed and mutilated in the same way ...
Soldiers Make Big Marijuana Seizures in Sinaloa and Tamaulipas,
Mexican soldiers seized more than 14 metric tons of marijuana in two operations in the northern states of Sinaloa and Tamaulipas, the Defense Secretariat said. “In the scope of the Mexican ...
Zetas Leader Builds Elaborate ‘Narco-Tomb’
Zetas leader Heriberto Lazcano Lazcano, alias 'Z-3' has constructed a huge mausoleum as his final resting place in Hidalgo state, Mexico, according to El Universal. El Universal reports that the identity ...
disappearance of Vazquez Navarro;Beltran Leyva brothers are responsible
MEXICO CITY, December 14 .- Esau Vazquez Navarro, deputy representative of the federal agency assigned to the north of Sinaloa, was intercepted by a command in Culiacan [caption id="" align="alignleft" width="187" caption="Missing ...
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Wednesday morning horror in Culiacan
A total of 20 execution style murders have swept the state of Sinaloa this Wednesday morning. In the city of Culiacan, the capitol of Sinaloa, thirteen bodies were abandoned in ...

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