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State legislators in Chihuahua, Mexico said Sunday that they have asked Federal authorities to ban a shoot-em-up video game called "Call of Juarez: The Cartel".
"If we help Mexican youth become part of the solution, they at the same time are freed from being trapped in the problem," says Clark Carr Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) January 18, 2011 Youth involvement in violent drug cartel operations in Mexico has steadily escalated over the last several years.
By ELLIOT SPAGAT TIJUANA, Mexico -- Soldiers held Tijuana's main hospital in a virtual lockdown Tuesday as doctors treated eight drug traffickers wounded in running shootouts in this border city, the most violent in Mexico.
By Manuel Roig-Franzia, Washington Post Foreign Service MEXICO CITY -- Bloody bodies -- slumped at steering wheels, stacked in pickup trucks, crumpled on sidewalks -- clog nearly every frame of the music video that shook Mexico's criminal underworld.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will ask the United States to extradite Javier Arellano Felix, the Mexican drug cartel boss captured by U.S. agents this week, the attorney general's office said on Thursday.
By Deborah Charles WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States has arrested Javier Arellano Felix, a leader of one of Mexico's most feared drug cartels, U.S. officials said on Wednesday. Arellano Felix was detained at sea along with 10 other people believed to be part of his organization.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. officials have arrested Javier Arellano Felix, a leader of one of Mexico's most feared drug cartels, a federal law enforcement official said on Wednesday.
MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Gunmen killed a senior police officer in the Mexican resort of Cancun on Monday night, blowing his head open in the latest grisly assassination to hit the country.
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