Mexican vigilantes: Part of the problem or part of the solution

As clashes between vigilante groups and a drugs cartel continues the Mexican government has announced that federal troops will take over security in Michoacan.

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Mexico: Drug cartels vs social networks and media

If social networks and media could help to topple long-standing regimes, why not the cartels?

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Catch him if you can. The whereabouts of Christopher “Dudus” Coke is unknown

Jamaican drug lord Christopher “Dudus” Coke was charged last year in U.S.  federal court with conspiracy to distribute marijuana and cocaine and with conspiracy to illegally traffic in firearms. At least 44 people have died till now during fighting between the security forces and Coke’s gunmen.

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Drug lord Joaquin Guzmán is among the rulers of the world

El Chapo was among the world’s billionaires of Forbes and now the magazine named him to its list of the 67 “World’s Most Powerful People”. He is number 41.

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Drug war in Mexico: Why the country is in flames

And why the drug cartels in Mexico are so strong.

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