Mexico - drug cartels

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stripes.com Cartel figure and a Michoacan mayor arrested in Mexico 04/18
csmonitor.com Beltran-Leyva gang: No. 2 in Mexican drug cartel captured 04/17
huffingtonpost.com Mexican Mayor Arrested For Extortion, Connection With Drug Cartels 04/17
stripes.com Homeland Security nabs 34 in New Mexico gang sting 04/17
reuters.com Mexico captures senior drug boss operating in Mexico City 04/16
foxnews.com Mayor of city in western Mexico arrested for drug cartel extortion, corruption 04/16
foxnews.com Mexico arrests mayor for drug cartel extortion 04/16
foxnews.com Mexico catches No. 2 in once-powerful Beltran Leyva drug cartel 04/16
nzherald.co.nz 4th Mexican cartel associate charged in Chicago 04/16
feeds.latimes.com Beltran Leyva cartel figure and a Michoacan mayor arrested in Mexico 04/16
mcclatchydc.com Sinaloa cartel associate brought to Chicago to face charges 04/16
reuters.com Mexico prepares first illegal drug financing blacklist 04/13
aljazeera.com Manhunt on for Mexico's most-wanted drug lord 04/12
reportingproject.net US: Sinaloa Drug Lord Is Cooperating With Authorities 04/11
realclearworld.com A Drug Lord Cuts a Deal 04/11
telegraph.co.uk Security chief of captured Sinaloa Cartel boss 'El Chapo' found dead 04/11
stripes.com Mexico cartel figure has been cooperating with US 04/11
nzherald.co.nz UN global study: Murder rate very high in Americas 04/10
reuters.com Honduras, Venezuela have world's highest murder rates: U.N. 04/10
sky.com Alleged Hitman 'Confesses To 40 Murders' 04/10
nzherald.co.nz Family on US kingpin list for money laundering 04/10
nzherald.co.nz Sinaloa cartel leaders, at a glance 04/10
independent.co.uk José Manuel Martínez: Hitman charged with nine murders claims he killed 30 more people 04/10
nzherald.co.nz Feds: Sinaloa cartel member cooperating with US 04/10
dw.de UN report notes high murder rates in Americas 04/10
mcclatchydc.com Mexico drug-cartel figure has been cooperating with U.S. 04/10
aljazeera.com California man confesses to 40 killings 04/10
nzherald.co.nz Mexican mayor detained for alleged links to cartel 04/09
turkishweekly.net Mexico: 20 people killed in armed clashes between gang members 04/08
stripes.com Mexican vigilantes won't disarm, defying government order 04/08
aljazeera.com Mexico arrests top official over cartel links 04/07
reportingproject.net Mexico: Former Interim Governor Accused of Ties to ‘Knights Templar’ 04/07
bbc.co.uk Mexico vigilantes refuse to disarm 04/07
foxnews.com 14 dead in Mexico border state after day of violence 04/07
nzherald.co.nz 14 die as criminals clash in Mexico border state 04/07
pbs.org ‪Boomtowns spur economic growth in Mexico‬ 04/06
mcclatchydc.com 2 border drug tunnels are elaborate, sophisticated, ICE says 04/05
foxnews.com Michoacan state interior secretary questioned in probe, Mexican federal prosecutors say 04/05
reuters.com Mexican ruling party state official held on suspicion of gang links 04/05
straitstimes.com US unearths sophisticated border drug tunnels 04/04
dnaindia.com Almost 2 tons of cocaine seized off Puerto Rico coast 04/03
nzherald.co.nz Mexican newspaper director robbed, shot 04/03
reuters.com Almost 2 tons of cocaine seized off Puerto Rico coast 04/02
vancouversun.com US government praises co-operation with Mexico in arrest of purported drug kingpin 'El Chapo' 04/02
telegraph.co.uk Senior cartel drug leader killed in Mexico 04/02
reuters.com Mexican security forces kill Michoacan cartel leader 04/01
nzherald.co.nz Mexican marines kill Templar cartel's leader 04/01
straitstimes.com Mexico drug capo resisted arrest before death: official 04/01
huffingtonpost.com Enrique Plancarte, Leader Of Brutal Mexican Knights Templar Cartel, Dead 04/01
bbc.co.uk Knights Templar drug lord killed 04/01
foxnews.com 2nd Mexican vigilante leader accused of murder as government cracks down in Michoacan state 03/31
foxnews.com Mexican marines kill a leader of Knights Templar drug cartel during clash in central Mexico 03/31
aljazeera.com Mexico vigilante leader accused of murder 03/31
nzherald.co.nz Another Mexican vigilante leader accused of murder 03/31
telegraph.co.uk Mexican forces kill 10 Zeta cartel suspects in gunfight 03/28
mcclatchydc.com Jailed Mexico crime boss Chapo Guzman has told prosecutors he’s just a farmer 03/28
aljazeera.com Drug cartel suspects killed in Mexico 03/28
huffingtonpost.com Legislators Ask Why Mexicans Should Die Over A Drug The U.S. Is Legalizing 03/27
foxnews.com Mexico arrests suspected criminals posing as vigilantes 03/27
news.com.au The battle for a nation’s soul 03/27
realclearworld.com The Zetas Conquered Mexico with Walkie-Talkies 03/26
reportingproject.net US: Cartels in Mexico Partner with California Street Gangs 03/25
reportingproject.net Guatemala: Two Arrested for Drug Trafficking May Face Extradition 03/24
npr.org On The Mend, But Wounds Of Violence Still Scar Juarez 03/24
nzherald.co.nz Mayor slain in troubled Mexican state of Michoacan 03/22
nzherald.co.nz Killing of 7 marks rise of Mexico drug corridor 03/21
nzherald.co.nz 7 men fatally shot in Mexico near Arizona border 03/20
npr.org At The Border, The Drugs Go North And The Cash Goes South 03/20
vancouversun.com Mexican vigilante leader to be held for trial on charges of participating in killings 03/20
npr.org Awash In Cash, Drug Cartels Rely On Big Banks To Launder Profits 03/20
vancouversun.com Mexican authorities investigating fatal shootings of 7 men near the Mexico-Arizona border 03/20
vancouversun.com Feds indicate they will seek to extradite Mexican ex-governor indicted in drug conspiracy 03/20
huffingtonpost.com Mexico Appoints New Chief Of Federal Police 03/19
theguardian.com Mexican vigilantes who ousted Knights Templar cartel could bring new violence 03/19
csmonitor.com Mexico's rising threat: extortion 03/19
reuters.com Suspected Guatemalan drug trafficker extradited to U.S 03/18
nationalpost.com Police in Mexico detain Knights Templar cartel member suspected of trafficking children’s organs 03/18
scmp.com Alleged Mexican cartel member suspected of organ trafficking 03/18
aljazeera.com Mexico cartel member held in organ theft case 03/18
foxnews.com Mexico appoints new federal police chief man who oversees security council, crime statistics 03/18
dw.de Tug-of-war over 'Shorty' Guzman 03/17
hosted.ap.org Mexico drug cartel makes more dealing iron ore 03/17
huffingtonpost.com Child Organ Harvesting And Trafficking-Linked Arrest Made In Mexico 03/17
nzherald.co.nz Vigilantes say Mexico government persecuting them 03/16
usatoday.com Drug cartel makes more mining than trafficking 03/16
huffingtonpost.com Mexico Cracks Down On Vigilantes 03/15
globalvoicesonline.org Facebook ‘Courage for’ Page versus the Knights Templar’s Cartel 03/14
foxnews.com Mexican official: Government to finally draw line on vigilantes fighting over spoils 03/14
huffingtonpost.com Vigilante Leader Charged With Murder In Mexico 03/14
scmp.com Mexican vigilante leader charged with murders of two members of rival group 03/14
usatoday.com Mexico to draw line on vigilantes 03/14
usatoday.com Mexico charges vigilante leader with murder 03/13
reportingproject.net Mexico: Leader of Vigilante Group Arrested for Suspected Murder 03/13
foxnews.com Mexico files murder charges against a leader of vigilantes that fought cartel in Michoacan 03/13
theguardian.com Mexican vigilante leader Hipólito Mora arrested over the murders of two men 03/12
globalvoicesonline.org Mexicans are Pushing for the ‘Redemocratization’ of Democracy 03/12
bbc.co.uk Mexico vigilante boss Mora detained 03/12
reuters.com Mexico arrests vigilante leader who helped to battle drug cartel 03/12
nzherald.co.nz Mexico tracked cartel kingpin to mountain hideout 03/12
myaccount.nytimes.com Opponent of Mexico’s Cartels Is Detained in Vigilantes’ Deaths 03/12

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