North America

Reprt: Slain U.S. Border Patrol Agent Nicholas Ivie was shot and killed in friendly fire

October 5, 2012

“The conclusion is based on an analysis of the ballistics, the lack of evidence of other criminals in the area at the time, and other factors, the sources said.”

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Univision: Jose “El Diego” Hernandez was in possession of weapons tied to Operation Fast and Furious when arrested in summer 2011

October 3, 2012

“El Diego was, until he was taken into custody, the leader of the Juarez drug cartel’s La Linea — or “enforcement arm.” “

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Univision Report: Guns from 2010 Massacre of Mexican Teenagers linked to Operation Fast and Furious

October 1, 2012

“Citing a Mexican Army document it obtained and published, Univision reported that “[t]hree of the high caliber weapons fired that night in Villas de Salvarcar were linked to a gun tracing operation run by the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF).””

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Major Report on Operation Fast & Furious released; Deputy Assistant Attorney Jason Weinstein resigns

September 19, 2012

“The report says Attorney General Eric Holder was not made aware of potential flaws in the program until February of last year.”

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Co-Founder of the Zetas Mexican Drug Cartel Jesus Rejon extradited to the United States

September 12, 2012

“Rejon, a founder of the notorious Zetas gang, is believed to be responsible for the execution of Jaime Zapata, an ICE agent who was gunned down while on assignment in Mexico. The incident left one other customs officer injured.”

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Mexican President Felipe Calderon defends his Administration in his final State of the Union Speech

September 6, 2012

“Calderon’s decision shortly after taking office in 2006 to confront drug gangs head-on came to define his presidency, although the wisdom of his choice remains a matter of intense debate here.”

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Gunshots outside a venue in Montreal, Canada interrupt Quebec Separatist Leader’s Victory Speech (Video)

September 5, 2012

“RDI television showed pictures of police arresting a man with a rifle outside the venue where Marois had been speaking. It also showed a large fire at the back of the building.”

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Mexico’s Lopez Obrador rejects the court ruling on election fraud and calls for protests of civil disobedience

September 1, 2012

“He wants a national protest on 9 September. The size and enthusiasm of that crowd will be a good gauge of the remaining strength of AMLO’s leadership, the #YoSoy132 movement, and other protesters.”

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Institutional Revolutionary Party (PRI) Candidate Enrique Pena Nieto declared the official winner of Mexico’s Presidential Election

August 31, 2012

“Pena Nieto insists his Institutional Revolutionary Party, the PRI, has changed. In the final decades of the 20th century, its rule was marked corruption, vote fraud and periodic economic crises.”

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Mexican Drug Cartel Senior Advisor Eduardo Arellano Felix extradited from Mexico to the United States

August 31, 2012

“Arellano Felix, 55, arrived in the United States and will make an initial court appearance Tuesday in San Diego on charges of narcotics trafficking, racketeering and money laundering, said Laura Duffy, the U.S. attorney in San Diego.”

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Mexican Officials: 2 men wounded in the U.S. Embassy Car Shooting were CIA Agents and have returned to the United States

August 29, 2012

“A Mexican federal official whose agency does not allow him to be quoted by name said the wounded Americans are CIA employees. U.S. officials wouldn’t confirm which agency the men work for or say what work they were performing in Mexico.”

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Analyzing and Simplifying the 2012 Republican Party Platform: American Exceptionalism

August 29, 2012

“We are the party of peace through strength. Professing American exceptionalism – the conviction that our country holds a unique place and role in human history.”

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Mexican judge orders 12 federal police officers held for 40 days for shooting at a US Embassy car

August 28, 2012

“The officers are being treated as suspects over Friday’s incident, when a sport-utility vehicle with diplomatic plates was chased by four cars south of Mexico City and hit by a hail of bullets.”

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Mexican Navy: Mexican Federal Police fired on a U.S. Embassy Vehicle

August 24, 2012

“The shootings appeared to have been the result of a confused running gunbattle that broke out on a rural road in a mountainous area that has been used by common criminals, drug gangs and leftist rebels in the past.”

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Report: U.S. Military plotting a similar operation to the Bin Laden Raid to catch Mexican Drug Kingpin Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman

August 15, 2012

“Sources told Procesor that the U.S. has grown increasingly more frustrated with Mexico’s failure to bring Guzman to justice – especially after a joint effort by U.S. agencies provided the information needed to catch him.”

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