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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 ...
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Is the CIA working with the drug cartels?
Last month, Chihuahua state spokesman Guillermo Terrazas Villanueva told Al Jazeera that the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) does not "fight drug traffickers," but simply tries to “manage the drug trade" ...
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Dirty money thrives despite Mexico drug war
In 2010, Wachovia, now owned by Wells Fargo, settled out of court for the largest violation of the Bank Secrecy Act in US history. They paid a fine of $160m ...