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Video: Southern Pulse's Sam Logan on Capture of Zetas' Leader

MERIDA INITIATIVE / 13 OCT 2011 BY STEVEN DUDLEY EN

InSight Co-director Steven Dudley talks to Southern Pulse Director Sam Logan about the capture of Carlos Oliva Castillo, alias "La Rana," a top operative of the Zetas criminal organization. (See video below.) Logan is co-authoring a book on the Zetas with William & Mary Political Scientist George Grayson, scheduled for publication sometime in the spring.

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