Borderland BeatSaltillo., (Proceso.com.mx.) – Members of the criminal group “Los Zetas” kidnapped and executed four women and threw them in a clandestine grave in the town of San Buenaventura, Coahuila.Moreover, the criminals held four other …
MEXICO CITY (AP) – Mexican marines have slain four gunmen who apparently were trying to steal the body of a Zetas cartel chieftain killed by the military a day before in the Gulf coast state of Veracruz.The state government said the gunmen evidently w…
[caption id="attachment_69243" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ivan Pierre Aguirre for The Texas TribuneA United States Border Patrol helicopter flies over the Paso del Norte International Bridge between El Paso and Ciudad Juárez.[/caption] NUEVO ... Mexico to create new force to fight cartels
One of the top priorities for Enrique Pena Nieto, Mexico's new president, is tackling violence. His predecessor tried going after the leaders of drug cartels, but that had only limited success. Now ... Cartel-Related Murder Trials to Begin in El Paso
EL PASO, Texas (AP) - A February trial date has been set for two people accused of involvement in a 2009 drug cartel-related murder in El Paso. The El Paso Times ... The Changing Mexican Drug War Brings New Challenges
As the medicine war proceeds the transitive nature of this war is a study in of itself. Apart from struggling to understand sheer numbers of missing and dead, aspects of ... Mexican Marines Apprehend 20 Suspects Carrying 4,000 Rounds of Ammunition
Marines detained 20 suspected criminals in three separate operations in Saltillo, the capital of the northern Mexican state of Coahuila, and seized rifles, ammunition clips and ammunition, the Navy Secretariat ... Los Zetas lose another leader in Cardel!
Jesus Ramirez Daniel Vargas, the alleged leader of Los Zetas in the city of Cardel died after a confrontation with law enforcement VERACRUZ, In a clash between the operating elements and Veracruz sure ... Mexico’s Knights Templar Seeking Less Violence, Offer to Lay Down Arms
A drug-trafficking organization active in the western state of Michoacan offered to lay down its guns if Mexico’s new president, Enrique Peña Nieto, takes effective action to curb violent crime ... Blog del Narco: Cartels Forcing Migrants to Smuggle Drugs After Families Threatened
Defenders of immigrant rights are concerned about the increasing number of cases in which people are forced to smuggle drugs into the United States from Mexico by drug traffickers threatening ...
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