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Monthly Archives: December 2011

Changing the input chemicals used to produce cocaine could be allowing Bolivian traffickers to... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

Bolivian Traffickers Improve Cocaine Manufacturing to Double Output

A new report by the UN argues that Colombia's cocaine trade is becoming more violent and less... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Cocaine Makes Up 0.3% of Colombia’s Economy

A UN representative said there are no Mexican cartels present in Bolivia, raising the question of... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

Looking for Mexican Cartel Presence in Bolivia

A series of public messages seemingly hung by the Zetas in the border town of Nuevo Laredo deny... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Zetas: We are not Terrorists, Nor Guerrillas

A week after the former security minister was gunned down, Honduras' chief of police said during a... ReadLeer
/ Honduras

Honduras Police Chief Says Officers Plotting to Kill Him

A surge in cyber crime emanating from Latin America has analysts warning that organized crime in... ReadLeer
/ Cyber Crime

Latin America’s Criminal Gangs Get Tech-Savvy

Bolivian President Evo Morales has called on the United Nations and European Union to donate... ReadLeer
/ Bolivia

Bolivia’s Morales Seeks Anti-Drug Support from UN, EU

Mexico's secretary of foreign affairs has said that the United States’ multi-million dollar... ReadLeer
/ Merida Initiative

Mexico Notes Shortcomings of Merida Initiative

U.S. authorities have accused a Lebanese man of selling Colombian cocaine to the Zetas and... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

US Alleges Zetas-Hezbollah Funding Link

With over 1,000 murders in Puerto Rico this year, some commentators have warned that the US... ReadLeer
/ Caribbean

Is Puerto Rico Becoming a Narco-State?

Police in Rio de Janeiro arrested 16 people, including 11 military police, accused of selling... ReadLeer
/ Arms Trafficking

Rio de Janeiro Police Caught Selling Seized Weapons

Mexican security officials have captured Raul Lucio Hernandez Lechuga, alias “El Lucky,” a... ReadLeer
/ Mexico

Mexico Arrests Founding Member of Zetas