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Monthly Archives: May 2011

A brother of Guatemalan kingpin Jorge Mario Paredes Cordoba, alias "El Gordo," was gunned down... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

Guatemala Kingpin’s Brother Killed

El Salvador's army arrested six soldiers on suspicion of trying to steal more than 1,800 hand... ReadLeer
/ El Salvador

El Salvador Soldiers ‘Selling Guns to Drug Gangs’

A group of U.S. and Colombian think tanks found little progress in Tumaco, a region on Colombia's... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Just the Facts: In Troubled Tumaco, Little Progress

After recent drug violence in Guatemala, some have warned that the country could descend into a... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

Could Guatemala Join LatAm’s ‘Narco-States’?

Reports that Sinaloa Cartel boss Joaquin Guzman Loera, alias "El Chapo," lived in Argentina until... ReadLeer
/ Argentina

Druglord ‘El Chapo’ Moves Operations to Argentina: Reports

A Venezuelan non-governmental organization has released a report warning of the spread of vigilante... ReadLeer
/ Venezuela

Venezuela Rights Group Warns of Rise in Vigilantes

Colombia's authorities seized more than 1,000 firearms and arrested nearly 800 people in a... ReadLeer
/ Arms Trafficking

Colombia Police Seize 1,000 Firearms

Almost two-thirds of high-ranking state-level security officials in Mexico will be removed from... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Hundreds of Mexico Security Officials Fail Tests

Mexico's Marines arrested a man accused of being a Sinaloa Cartel contact in Honduras. The... ReadLeer
/ Honduras

Mexico Captures Cartel’s ‘Link in Honduras’

Colombia has announced a new security plan which aims to wipe out guerrilla groups and emerging... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Colombia Unveils Plan to End Conflict by 2014

Seventeen inmates in the northeastern Mexican state of Tamaulipas tunneled out of a prison in... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Jailbreaks Just the Most Obvious Problem of Mexico’s Prisons

The Dominican Republic is tightening controls on fuel sales in a bid to reduce the number of drug... ReadLeer
/ Caribbean

Dominican Republic Clamps Down on Drug Planes