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GULF CARTEL / 14 APR 2011

The armored cars Mexican gangs use to do battle in the contested state of Tamaulipas are increasingly technologically sophisticated, equipped…

BELTRAN LEYVA ORG / 14 APR 2011

Authorities have arrested Raul Sabori Cisneros, an alleged lieutenant for the Sinaloa Cartel, reports El Universal. Cisneros is…

CRIMINAL MIGRATION / 14 APR 2011

Honduran officials report that Mexican drug traffickers are expanding their activities in the country and forming links with local bosses…

MEXICO / 14 APR 2011

Witnesses of rapes, kidnappings and murder discuss traveling the "highway of death" in Mexico's northern Tamaulipas state, where authorities recently…

COLOMBIA / 13 APR 2011

A series of WikiLeaks cables paints a grim picture of Panama’s capacity to respond to the increasingly aggressive FARC rebels,…

BRAZIL / 13 APR 2011

Paraguay captured five alleged members of Brazilian gang Red Command (Comando Vermelho), a sign of Brazil's organized crime stretching out…

HONDURAS / 13 APR 2011

Chief of the U.S. Southern Command, General Douglas M. Fraser, started a two-day visit to Honduras on Tuesday. He will…

HOMICIDES / 13 APR 2011

U.S. border-state politicians have been saying for years that Mexico’s drug violence is on the verge of spreading like wildfire…

COLOMBIA / 12 APR 2011

The leader of the decimated Machos, a group once responsible for shipping hundreds of tons of cocaine to the US,…

ECUADOR / 12 APR 2011

A recently released WikiLeaks cable sheds light on the distrust between President Correa and the U.S., caused in part by…

COLOMBIA / 12 APR 2011

Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos told Television Española that the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (Fuerzas Revolucionarias Armadas…

EL CHAPO / 12 APR 2011

Fugitive drug lord Joaquin Guzman Loera, alias “El Chapo,” is living in the Mexican state of Durango, a…

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