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In A Drug War Mexican Forces Accused Of Abuses

In A Drug War Mexican Forces Accused Of Abuses


In A Drug War, Mexican Forces Accused Of Abuses

Federal policemen escort the armored car carrying a member of Los Zetas drug cartel in June. The security forces have been accused of abuses in the fight ...

Mexican forces accused of abuses in drug war

Mexican troops waging war on drug gangs not punished for rights abuses – report

Mexico sent in the army to fight the drug war. Many question the toll on

The Staggering Death Toll of Mexico's Drug War

The new Internal Security Law formally regulates the use of the military in police roles [

Mexico accused of abuses in drug war


Mexican President Felipe Calderon has deployed about 50,000 troops to crackdown on drug cartels since December

Mexican soldiers training in August 2010

The cartels arm themselves heavily. Here, Mexican Federal Police display a large cache of

Family members of Francis Alejandro Garcia Orozco and Lenin Vladmir Pita Barrera say they have no idea where the Army took their family members, or why.

In Drug War, Mexico Fights Cartel and Itself

Mexican soldiers check a motorcyclist in Apatzingan, in Michoacan State, on 16 January 16

Mexico police charged with using death squad tactics on drug suspects

Mexico's Law on Internal Security: Turning a Blind Eye to Military Abuses in Public Security Operations - WOLA

Mexican soldiers patrol during an operation against alleged members of organized crime in Culiacan, Sinoaloa

Mexican military role in fighting drug war and cartels - Business Insider

Soldiers stand guard in Acapulco. Critics say the new law will cement a failed strategy

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A skull of someone thought to be a victim of drug violence lies on the ground

Mexico maelstrom: how the drug violence got so bad | World news | The Guardian

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Mexico army opium poppy heroin drugs

Violence is soaring in parts of Mexico that supply America's heroin

Mexico's drug trade hits home

Drug rehabilitation centre. Tijuana, Mexico. Alejandro Cossio/AP/Press Association Images


Soldiers took them in the night. Now Mexico's drug war strategy is on trial.

Mexican marines patrol near the maximum-security Altiplano prison in Almoloya, west of Mexico City, July 12, 2015. AP

THE MEXICAN drug war is a killing machine. The level of violence and slaughter is similar to conventional warfare. In just six years, 70,000 people have ...

Mexican Troops Unpunished for Human Rights Violations: Report

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Mexico security law protests

Government troops stand atop of armoured personnel carriers during the celebration of the 77th founding anniversary

Photos: Mexico's long-running drug war

Mexico's Drug War. A Mexican colonel stands in a poppy field before it is destroyed during a military operation in Coyuca de Catalan, Mexico.

Mexico enshrines army's role in drug war with divisive law

Mexican army soldiers display $15 million U.S. on November 22, 2011, in Mexico City

Acacpulco police disarmed and investigated over alleged drug links

Image. Military police officers at ...

A photographer with a subject in the city of Reynosa, Tamaulipas, which has no regular police force. The Mexican army and federal police patrol the streets.

American-born Edgar Valdez Villareal, or 'La Barbie,&. Photos: Mexico's long-running drug war

Victims of Mexico military abuses shudder at new security law

America can end its war on drugs. Here's how.

'Every year more stays here': Mexico's drug traffic is now hitting home - Washington Post

Deadly Chinese Fentanyl Is Creating a New Era of Drug Kingpins


A grandson of the murdered Mexican journalist Carlos Dominguez Rodriguez mourns over his coffin.

A judge denied El Chapo's request to speak in open court after prosecutors expressed concerns he

U.S. drug war has met none of its goals

Three members of the Mexican Army watch at the residencial Anahuac neighbordhood in Monterrey, Nuevo

View of a mural painted by artists in memory of Mexican journalist Javier Valdez in Monterrey

Policemen walk during a press conference in which alleged members of the Arellano Felix cartel were

Marines standing guard in Mexico City after a July 2017 shootout between gang members and the Mexican army. Carlos Jasso/Reuters

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Relatives weep as the coffin of an alleged thief and drug pusher, who was a

The Zetas cartel was blamed for setting fire to the Casino Royale in Monterrey, Mexico


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A record 29,000 Mexicans were murdered last year – can soldiers stop the bloodshed?

Mexican protesters confront the marines sent in to disband them. Reuters

A woman cries over the corpse of her murdered family member while forensic personnel work at

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Mexican soldiers ordered to kill in Tlatlaya, claim rights activists


Los Cabos is no longer a haven from Mexico's bloodshed

'The only two powerful cartels left': rivals clash in Mexico's murder capital

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Mexico army marijuana burn

Police examine the body of an alleged drug dealer and victim of a summary execution on

A drug addict uses a glass water pipe to smoke shabu, or methamphetamine, at

Nanette Castillo grieves next to the dead body of her son Aldrin, an alleged drug

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The Disillusionment of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration's Agents, Years After a Tijuana Cartel Bust - The Atlantic


Jennilyn Olayres, center, cries as she follows the hearse carrying the coffin of her

Mexico weighs internal security law for drug war despite rights issues - Business Insider

Mexican Marines during an operation against a drug cartel at Xalapa, Veracruz

Much of this is explained by what's known as the balloon effect: Cracking down on drugs in one area doesn't necessarily reduce the overall supply of drugs.

Suspected members of the Mexican drug cartel Los Zetas from Guatemala and Mexico wait in court

Mexican troops during a gun battle in Michoacán, 2007. Mexico's drug war claims nearly 50,000 lives each year.

Residents of Makati in central Manila wait to take a pledge that they will not use

Hundreds of firearms are displayed before being destroyed at the Morelos military headquarters in Tijuana,

The important thing to understand about the modern drug trade— something which is occasionally lost in mainstream news coverage—is that it is not simply the ...

U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration in a training exercise

Now Mexican officials must reckon with rising heroin use in the border town of Ciudad Juarez; cocaine circulating in Acapulco's beach scene; ...