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Ecuador dismantled 125 camps belonging to guerrillas of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia... ReadLeer
/ Ecuador

Ecuador Dismantled 125 FARC Camps During 2010

At least eight people died and four were wounded in eastern Honduras in an apparent revenge killing... ReadLeer
/ Honduras

Gunmen Attack Bus in Honduras

Published by the Woodrow Wilson Center for International Scholars, December... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

Guatemala’s Crossroads: Democratization of Violence and Second Chances

In this comprehensive study published in November 2010, the Center for Strategic and International... ReadLeer

CSIS: Mexico – U.S. Joint Responsibility to Fight Drug War

Police arrested a leader of the hemisphere's most powerful criminal syndicate, the Sinaloa Cartel,... ReadLeer
/ Ecuador

Sinaloa Cartel Operative Arrested in Ecuador

Another bomb, the third in a week, exploded outside the offices of a wealthy rancher in the city of... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

Three Bombs in Colombian City as Rebels Increase Extortion

The Attorney General's Office is now offering rewards from 10 to 15 million pesos (about US$822,000... ReadLeer
/ Juarez Cartel

Mexican Attorney General Identifies Most Wanted Criminals

On December 19, the government of Guatemala declared a state of siege in the central province of... ReadLeer
/ Guatemala

State of Siege: Voices from Guatemala

Gun battles have rocked Nuevo Leon during the first week of the new year. The border state is being... ReadLeer
/ Gulf Cartel

Nuevo Leon a Key Battleground for 2011

Ciudad Juarez, the epicenter of the Mexican drug war and the strategic crossing point for illegal... ReadLeer
/ Homicides

Ciudad Juarez Registers Record Murder Rate

A Colombian drug trafficker told Brazilian police of a plan to kidnap former president Luiz Inacio... ReadLeer
/ Brazil

Prisoners Schemed to Kidnap Lula’s Son: Colombian Trafficker

In a two-month operation with Interpol, Colombian police rescued 10,000 animals as part of an... ReadLeer
/ Colombia

10,000 Animals Rescued in Interpol Operation in Colombia