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  • Mexico's most powerful drug cartels

    Mexico's most powerful drug cartels

    Mexico declared a major victory Tuesday when it arrested the leader of the La Familia drug gang and 50 of its members, calling the group finished after the arrests. But the deadly drug war in Mexico is far from over. Many experts expect the remaining La Familia members to join allied groups and for its territory to be absorbed by other traffickers. Here’s a look at Mexico’s most powerful drug cartels:

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  • Mexico's most powerful drug cartels

    Mexico's most powerful drug cartels

    Mexico declared a major victory Tuesday when it arrested the leader of the La Familia drug gang and 50 of its members, calling the group finished after the arrests. But the deadly drug war in Mexico is far from over. Many experts expect the remaining La Familia members to join allied groups and for its territory to be absorbed by other traffickers. Here’s a look at Mexico’s most powerful drug cartels:

  • Mexican press tagged 'not free' amid drug war violence, self-censorship

    Mexican press tagged 'not free' amid drug war violence, self-censorship

    Freedom House, in its annual report released today, says that Mexico is facing one of the world’s most radical declines in press freedom. A media pact to not publish grisly photos complicates the situation.

  • Mexico seizes 105 tons of marijuana in Tijuana. Does it matter?

    Mexico seizes 105 tons of marijuana in Tijuana. Does it matter?

    Mexico's national security spokesman Alejandro Poire on Tuesday trumpeted 'the largest seizure in the country's history of marijuana prepared and packed for sale and distribution.'

  • Mexican drug lord: Why Arturo Beltran Levya's death matters

    Mexican drug lord: Why Arturo Beltran Levya's death matters

    The death of Mexico's top drug lord gives President Calderon a much-need victory in his three-year old strategy of using the Mexican military to attack drug-trafficking cartels, say analysts.