Category: Narco-Terrorism

Shootout in Juarez leaves three cartel gunmen dead

Media reported that a gun battle that took place between the Mexican Federal Police and suspected drug gang members on Sunday in Ciudad Juarez left three gunmen dead.

12 FARC terrorists killed in Tolim

Colombia’s Defence Ministry stated that Colombian troops killed 12 Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) terrorists on Sunday in an attack in the mountainous central province of Tolima.

ELN leader arrested in Medellin

Media reported that Colombian Army on Thursday captured the National Liberation Army (ELN) leader Juan Fernando Granda, alias “El Mello” in a transport terminal in the central Colombian city of Medellin.

ELN kills 7 soldiers in Colombia

Colombian media reported on Sunday that suspected guerrillas from the National Liberation Army (ELN) killed seven soldiers in an ambush in north-west Colombia.

FARC to execute 47 guerrillas for hostage rescue

Colombian army commander General Oscar Gonzales announced on Wednesday that the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) commander “Mono Jojoy” ordered the execution of 47 guerrillas from FARC’s 7th Front who were in charge of guarding the four hostages rescued by…

Mexico/Organised Crime: Gunmen kills 19 in Chihuahua

Police Officers reported that at least 19 people were killed and  four others wounded  when a group of unidentified gunmen attacked the “Faith and Life” rehabilitation centre Ciudad Juarez, a city of the municipality of Juarez in the Mexican state of Chihuahua on Thursday.

Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez allegedly helped Colombian, Spanish militants forge ties

WaPo: Now, based on documents and witness testimony, Chávez is facing fresh accusations that his government has gone well beyond assisting the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia, or FARC. Documents seized from two subversive groups, along with information provided by…