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US/MEXICO BORDER / 27 APR 2011

As the allocated term for National Guard troops sent to bolster security on the U.S.'s southern border comes to an…

GUATEMALA / 27 APR 2011

With the arrest of alleged drug kingpin Waldemar Lorenzana, organized crime in Guatemala seems to have taken a hit. However, a…

MEXICO / 27 APR 2011

The intimate photos of Martin Omar Estrada Luna, alias “El Kilo,” the reputed killer of hundreds in the…

ALFONSO CANO / 26 APR 2011

With a British think tank set to publish a WikiLeaks-style database of unedited computer documents seized from the camp of…

MERIDA INITIATIVE / 26 APR 2011

U.S. anti-drug officials often claim that government policies have limited the supply of cocaine in the country and caused the…

COLOMBIA / 26 APR 2011

El Espectador reports that 80 families, including some former members of the United Self Defense Forces of Colombia…

HONDURAS / 26 APR 2011

After the mysterious death of a Contra leader in February, armed groups have reportedly emerged to declare war against Nicaraguan…

ECUADOR / 25 APR 2011

The arrest of a Colombian drug lord, leader of the little-known gang "La Cordillera," has shed light on the group's…

COLOMBIA / 25 APR 2011

Despite criticism from sectors of the previous Colombian administration, including former President Uribe, President Santos’ strategy of pursuing friendship with…

ARMS TRAFFICKING / 25 APR 2011

As Mexican cartels infiltrate Central America, corrupt elements within the region’s militaries from places like Honduras are providing them with…

MEXICO / 25 APR 2011

Two factions associated with the Sinaloa Cartel have turned their guns on each other in Durango, raising questions about the…

ECUADOR / 22 APR 2011

Ecuador has arrested a Colombian drug lord from a little known but very rich gang, Cordillera. Loosely translated as the…

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