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Top Gulf Cartel Leader Caught in Mexican Border City

MATAMOROS, Tamaulipas — One of the top leaders of Mexico’s Gulf Cartel was captured during a top-secret operation carried out by Mexican Marines in this border city. The drug lord had been singled out as being responsible for the recent rescue of more than 480 kidnapped Central American migrants headed to Texas and beyond.

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VIDEO: Ciudad Fronteriza Mexicana Bajo Fuego en Medio de Narco-Guerra

REYNOSA, Tamaulipas — Grupos rivales del Cartel del Golfo una vez más se enfrentaron en feroces batallas armadas que esparcieron terror entre los residentes de la ciudad. El último brote de violencia viene tras la reciente muerte de uno de sus líderes.

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Mexican Federal Police Intel Unit Arrested for Serving Gulf Cartel

Police in Mexico arrested a top commander and four agents of the nation’s federal police unit assigned to carrying out intelligence operations along the border region. Authorities discovered the federal cops were serving Mexico’s Gulf Cartel.

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GRAPHIC: Mexican Marines Kill Top Gulf Cartel Boss in Border City

REYNOSA, Tamaulipas — Mexican marines have killed one of the top leaders of the Gulf Cartel and three of his bodyguards after an intense shootout. Mexican authorities were offering a $2 million pesos or approximately a $100,000 reward for his capture.

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Ciudad Fronteriza Mexicana es Sitiada por Regreso Narco-Balaceras

REYNOSA, Tamaulipas — Convoyes de sicarios volvieron a tomar las calles y avenidas de esta ciudad una vez mas desatando bloqueos y enfrentamientos donde grupos rivales del Cartel Del Golfo buscan tomar control de la región. Se presume casi una docena de muertos al igual que por los menos seis militares heridos.

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