Tag: drug cartels

Seven killed at a Playa del Carmen bar in a low income neighborhood

Juergen T Steinmetz Juergen T Steinmetz- January 7, 2019 20:18

Mexican tourism officials had been working hard to make Mexican tourist destinations safe. The message remains tourists are safe in Mexico and not the target of drug cartel-related attacks. Playa del ... Read More

Mexico needs UN help to stop flow of weapons to drug gangs

editor editor- September 22, 2011 06:05

Mexico, where tens of thousands of people have been murdered and mutilated in drug wars over the past five years, today called on the United Nations to help establish strict ... Read More

Drug cartels tightening control over Mexico’s most important tourist resort

editor editor- May 28, 2010 04:44

MEXICO CITY – The arrest of Cancun's mayor on suspicion of protecting two violent drug gangs as he campaigned for governor has heightened fears that cartels are muscling their way ... Read More

Favorite retreat for Mexico’s rich and powerful is now a drug war battleground

editor editor- April 29, 2010 07:05

CUERNAVACA, Mexico – A battle for control of a brutal cartel has brought the drug war closer to the heart of Mexico, terrifying this city of bougainvilleas, swimming pools and ... Read More