Mexican drug cartels overwhelmingly are driving heroin consumption in the united states, which is now at a historic high, the state department said in a report released thursday an. Mexico’s leading candidate for president said his administration will end the country’s decade-long war against drug cartels in three years. Chihuahua, mexico — as more us states legalize the use of marijuana, mexico's violent drug cartels are turning to the basic law of supply and demand that means small farmers, or. Legal marijuana was supposed to hurt the mexican drug cartels, but narcos in california aren't going anywhere. (cnn)beheadings, mass executions, public hangings and torture -- it's all part of the massive drug war next door mexico's drug wars have claimed more than 80,000 lives between 2006 and. Mexico's war on drugs: what has it achieved and how is mexico drug war continues to rage in region mexican drug cartels are estimated to make between $19bn.
Mexico drug cartel's grip on politicians and police revealed in texas mexico’s militarized crackdown on drug cartels over the past decade has cost more than. Mexico’s drug cartels mexico’s drug gangs increasingly extort workers pemex did not respond to detailed questions from reuters about the cartels and fuel. This article summarizes the history and misdeeds of the mexican drug cartels the scope of this international problem is discussed as well, emphasizing its impact on the united states. 1 they are responsible for the drug epidemic in america — the majority of the drugs that hurt americans from el paso to chicago are shipped through mexicoas breitbart texas recently. Mexico's murder rate is rising at an unprecedented level, calling into question mexico’s military-led drug war, as well as the united states’ prominent role in that fight. Almost three years on, the government's all-out effort has seen some success -- and resulted in increasing violence as the cartels fight each other.
Special report: the evolution of mexico [s drug cartels / may 2016 2 mexicos cartel operations the war on drugs and its effects key observations. Confessions from a onetime mexican drug-cartel hit man the man, who is not using his real name and spoke to abc news in shadow mexico, authorities. In december of 2006, mexico's new president felipe calderón declared war on the drug cartels, reversing earlier government passiveness since then, the government has made some gains, but at.
Members of mexico's drug cartels are starting to harness the power of the internet, using it to run positive pr campaigns, post selfies with their pistols, and hunt down targets by tracking. News about mexican drug trafficking (mexico's drug war), including commentary and archival articles published in the new york times a true tale of drug cartels. Get today's live news on drug cartels: current events, photos, infographics and al jazeera's exclusive stories from eyewitnesses.
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The mexican drug war (also known as the mexican war on drugs the progress against drug cartels in mexico has been hindered by bribery, intimidation. Mexico's drug cartels summary mexico, a major drug producin g and transit country, is the main foreign supplier of marijuana and a major supplier of methamphetamine to the united states. Reuters has an astonishing report about mexican drug cartels tapping into oil pipelines owned by the state oil company pemex in order to steal enormous amounts of fuel from the mexican oil. Mexico’s drug cartels are increasingly diversifying beyond narcotics and have recently entered into the petroleum business. Here are the powerful mexican drug cartels that operate in the us one of the oldest mexican drug cartels mexico's dominant drug-trafficking organization. Mexican drug cartels have displaced colombian groups as the dominant cocaine traffickers in the world much of the violence stems from struggles over territory.
Mexican drug cartel violence began in 2004 at the mexico/us border city of nuevo laredo, when the gulf and los zetas cartels fought off the sinaloa cartel. The yakuza against the mexican drug cartels, who would win jon mixon what is life really like in mexico with the 'cartels' and 'drug war' going on.