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Tijuana Cartel Survives, Despite Decade-long Onslaught

Nathan P. Jones

Tijuana Cartel Survives, Despite Decade-long Onslaught.

A string of arrests and extraditions of important members of the Tijuana Cartel over the last month show the group is debilitated but resilient, able to maintain control of its home turf in Mexico and regenerate faster than the authorites can cut it back. Published June 20, 2012, by InSight: Organized Crime in the Americas.