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Monthly Archives: July 2011

Customs authorities at the border crossing from the Texas into Mexico, at Ciudad Juarez, found some... ReadLeer
/ Arms Trafficking

Mexico Seizes 3,500 Cartridges at Juarez Border Crossing

An emerging criminal group, calling itself the "Zeta Killers," has announced its formation,... ReadLeer
/ Jalisco Cartel

New Gang Targets Zetas on Mexico Gulf Coast

An oil field worker, held hostage by Colombian guerrillas for five months, was reportedly released... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

FARC Release Oilworker Kidnapped in Colombia

The seizure of photos and files from the ELN, Colombia's second biggest guerrilla group, offers a... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia: Photos Show Meeting of ELN Rebel Leaders

Mexico’s foremost human rights group has released a new report on human trafficking, naming close... ReadLeer
/ Human Trafficking

Human Rights Group Highlights Mexico’s Trafficking Centers

The amount of money laundered in Colombia each year has risen to eight billion dollars, more than... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Money Laundering Makes Up 3% Colombia GDP

Plaza Publica interviews Otto Perez Molina, the front-runner in the upcoming presidential elections... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

The Man who Could Be Guatemala’s Next President Talks Crime

The presidents of Mexico and Guatemala have agreed to increase cooperation to strengthen border... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

Mexico, Guatemala Agree to Up Security Cooperation

Bolivia's government has announced plans to purchase excess coca that is legally produced, in order... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

Bolivia Govt to Buy Up Excess Coca Crops

Federal Police found 18,000 ecstasy tablets in north Brazil, in the country's largest synthetic... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Brazil Police Seize 18,000 Ecstasy Pills

As Mexican authorities investigate the murder of 17 inmates in a Juarez jail, video footage from... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Sinister Details Emerge of Mexico Jail Massacre

At least 14 bodies have been discovered in a series of mass graves in Nuevo Leon, north... ReadLeer
/ Gulf Cartel

Body Parts Found in North Mexico Mass Grave