What happened to Los Zetas?
In February 2010, Los Zetas broke away and formed their own criminal organization, rivalling the Gulf Cartel. They were at one point Mexico’s largest and most expansive drug cartel in terms of geographical presence, overtaking their rivals, the Sinaloa Cartel in physical territory.
Who controls Los Zetas?
Miguel Treviño Morales
|Miguel Treviño Morales
|Leader of Los Zetas
|Drug trafficking, murder, money laundering
|5 ft 8 in (173 cm)
Who did Los Zetas kill?
In August 2010, Mexican Naval Infantry found 72 dead illegal immigrants—58 men and 14 women—in San Fernando, killed by Los Zetas for their failure to pay their ransom and their refusal to work for the cartel.
Who is the baddest cartel in the world?
The United States Intelligence Community considers the Sinaloa Cartel to be one of the most powerful drug trafficking organizations in the world, making it perhaps even more influential and capable than the infamous Medellín Cartel of Colombia during its prime in the 1980s and early 1990s.
Which cartel is still active in Colombia?
The Norte del Valle cartel is estimated to have exported more than 1.2 million pounds – or 500 metric tons – of cocaine worth in excess of $10 billion from Colombia to Mexico and ultimately to the United States for resale in past year.
Is there any truth to Sicario?
No, ‘Sicario’ is not based on a true story. Villeneuve made the film from a script provided by Taylor Sheridan, who did not have any writing credit before this. The two main cartels mentioned in the movie, Sonora and Medellín, were both active in the real world at one point.
Why did they kill everyone in somos?
The outlaw prisoners seized the city, killed everyone on their way, just to extract Hector’s hidden consignment and take revenge from Benjamin. The operation was headed by Cesar Molina and his henchman, Pablo.
What did anonymous do to the Zetas cartel?
Plans by the hacker collective Anonymous to expose collaborators with Mexico’s bloody Zetas drug cartel – a project it dubbed “#OpCartel” – have fallen into disarray, with some retreating from the idea of confronting the killers while others say that the kidnap of an Anonymous hacker, the incident meant to have spawned the scheme, never happened.
Why are the hackers of Operation Cartel stopping?
Two hacker members of “Operation Cartel”, which said earlier this week that it would expose members of the murderous cartel, have now indicated that they are stopping their scheme to identify collaborators and members because they don’t want anyone to be killed as a result.
Where did the anonymous video from Veracruz come from?
Anonymous-style videos from Veracruz have been posted online for at least two months, but none before has drawn as much attention, and none of the others threatened violence, or promised to take on a drug cartel. “What the video is announcing is not hacking, but rather much more violent acts,” Trejo said.
What did the Zetas do in Nuevo Laredo?
The Zetas have shown that they can be ruthless if information about them is posted online: in September, police in the Mexican border city of Nuevo Laredo found a woman’s decapitated body alongside a handwritten sign saying she was killed in retaliation for postings on a social networking site.