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The Familia Michoacana is a once-powerful cartel whose influence drained after the death of its leader in 2014.
The Popular Revolutionary Anti-Terrorist Army of Colombia (Ejercito Revolucionario Popular Antiterrorista Colombiano - ERPAC) began as a right-wing…
Oficina de Envigado
The Oficina de Envigado has evolved from a debt collection agency for Pablo Escobar to one of the most important…
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DEA Criticized for Tame Review of Foreign Operations
The DEA faces criticisms for a review into its foreign operations following corruption scandals.
Caborca Cartel Resists Chapitos in Battle for Sonora, Mexico
The Chapitos and the Caborca Cartel are warring over fentanyl and methamphetamine drug routes in Sonora, Mexico.
Venezuela Kills Gang Leader Whose Political Connections Were 'Open Secret'
The killing of Venezuelan criminal, alias "El Conejo," by authorities is being reported as a major coup. The reality is more complex.