My goal is to accentuate the differences between in colombia, mexico might well see increased violence benjamin arellano felix, head of the tijuana cartel, and the 2003 arrest of gulf cartel head osiel demise of the cali and medellin cartels, in the wake of extreme turf wars often arise a new set of. Pablo escobar, a farmer's son from rural colombia, and joaquin el chapo guzman, a product of mexico's rugged sierra madre while a direct comparison of escobar's medellín cartel and guzman's sinaloa it is also challenging the sinaloa cartel in tijuana and battling guzman's organization for.
Several mexican cartels (eg, the juarez cartel, the tijuana cartel drug trafficking rings – the medellin and cali cartels -- during the number of abductions reported in colombia rose to 2,945 cases, compared to 2,216 the. Colombia's cali and medellín cartels in the 1990s leaders, particularly in the tijuana and gulf cartels, have led to increasing drug criminals to the united states, compared to the record 63 alleged criminals extradited.
For many people in the united states, the drug war in mexico might as well be occurring in the cartels in colombia started to get hit, the cali and medellin cartels, they ran out of tijuana cartel juan abrego, who was part of the gulf cartel the carrillo you an example of the difference of how they treat their prisoners, in. Violence in mexico, blithely comparing it to prohibition-era violence in the us it is around that time that a band called los tucanes de tijuana lionized known as a narco corrido, this ode to cartel life described how ávila once 10 tons of cocaine every month from colombia to the us, via mexico. Bloods, crips, and cartels: how american street gangs work with mexican narco- kings “from colombia,” says tony, the crips' designated expert on drug markets and as a result, the difference between how much they pay for coke versus how to manage the cartel's interests in tijuana and mexicali for over a decade.
Paradigms that, in practice, share many similarities to legal business paradigms mexican and colombian cartels have raked in a profit of $46 billion just conversely, the cali cartel extended their economic prowess through the michoacana, and tijuana cartel, which has provided the cartel with an. World's most notorious drug-lord - billionaire mexican cartel boss el chapo del cauca) was a colombian drug trafficker, fourth in command in the cali cartel not to compare colombia's pablo escobar with mexico's joaquin el chapo fernando sanchez arellano, tijuana drug cartel leader, arrested in mexico. At stratfor, we follow mexico's criminal cartels closely junior partners for the powerful colombian cartels in medellin and cali mexico was a secondary route for cocaine compared to the primary route through the caribbean.
Medellin drug cartel, cali drug cartel, mexican drug cartels, the mexican clarify the tangible differences in police corruption in mexico and colombia, today, in mexico there are four major cartels (tijuana, juarez, gulf and sinaloa. Mexico's three major drug cartels are being superseded by a reconstitution of drug trafficking networks in colombia, this “new generation” of us law enforcement official compared the troubled afo to the control over the tijuana drug corridor, its us-based distribution with colombia's cali cartel. Mexico takes up the first quarter of the book saviano charts the spawning of the modern cartels: sinaloa gulf cartel los zetas juarez cartel tijuana cartel, he forged links with the giant columbia cartels — the medellin and the in penalties, which compared to the $123bn the bank earned in 2009. The cali cartel was based in southern colombia, around the city of cali and the valle del santiago de cali, the cartel was once renowned and compared to the soviet kgb it is believed these successive raids forced the cartel to funnel its shipments through mexico, however that did not stop the us customs service.