drug-violence

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The Texas Tribune: Mexico’s New Approach to Curbing Drug Violence
[caption id="attachment_69243" align="alignleft" width="300"] Ivan Pierre Aguirre for The Texas TribuneA United States Border Patrol helicopter flies over the Paso del Norte International Bridge between El Paso and Ciudad Juárez.[/caption] NUEVO ...
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Mexican Marines Captures a Gulf Cartel Boss
Mexico’s navy on Wednesday announced the capture of the reputed head of the Gulf cartel in an area of the northeastern state of Tamaulipas. The arrest occurred Tuesday in Guadalajara, capital ...
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"El Taliban" Challenges Z40, Z-40 Responds with 14 Executions
A new twist in drug violence has been seen in Mexico after a recent surge in fighting and executions that has reached the state of San Luis Potosi, a Mexican ...
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As Mexico’s drug war gets gritty, so do nicknames
When "The Worm Eater" and his sidekick "The Rat" were captured, they were allegedly carrying five grenades and about $1 million in cash. "Garbage" was caught extorting money from Mexico ...
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Continued Attacks on News Outlets Plague Monterrey
The media in the city of Monterrey suffered more attacks on both July 30 and 31 this week. In the assault on Tuesday, employees of the magazine Dipsa were held hostage by ...
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Confirmed: Abandon 28 quartered in Ciudad Mante, Tamaulipas
At least 14 dismembered bodies made up of 10 men and 4 women were abandoned this morning in Ciudad Mante, Tamaulipas municipality. The finding was reported around 09:00 pm in the ...
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Texas Border Artist Brings Pain Of Drug War To Life
Mexican voters will go to the polls to elect a new president on July 1, and the recent drug violence that has caused more than 50,000 deaths is a big ...