Mexican Journalist Anabel Flores Salazar Found Dead Day After Kidnapping

32 year old Anabel Flores Salazar worked as a reporter for a Veracruz based Mexican magazine El Sol de Orizaba. She often reported on crime, drug trafficking and police related issues. On Monday February 8, 2016, Anabel Flores Salazar was kidnapped from her home in Mariano Escobedo by armed men in uniforms. One day later, … Continue reading “Mexican Journalist Anabel Flores Salazar Found Dead Day After Kidnapping”

Drug Cartel Hit Kills Man Along with His Young Wife and 7 Months Old Baby

On January 29, 2016, in Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca (pronounced Wahaca), Mexico, an apparent drug cartel hit took out a young man along with his 17 year old wife, and a 7 month old baby. The family that had walked out of a convenience store was executed by a hail of gunfire from .38 caliber guns. … Continue reading “Drug Cartel Hit Kills Man Along with His Young Wife and 7 Months Old Baby”

Aftermath of Shootout with Police in Jalisco, Mexico

Mexican police ambushed and engaged a group of men in rural Jalisco, Mexico, and killed most of them. One survived, but was wounded with a shot to the leg. The shot essentially amputated his lower leg, leaving him squirming in agony in dirt. Who the group were, I am not sure. They don’t look like … Continue reading “Aftermath of Shootout with Police in Jalisco, Mexico”

Colombian Army Unit Attacked by FARC Guerrilla Elite Force Pisa Suaves in Cauca

On April 14, 2015, FARC guerrilla elite forces know as “Pisa Suaves” (Soft Steppers), named so thanks to their skills to sneak up on enemy units, ambushed and attacked a Colombian army squadron in the village of Timba, in the rural area of Cauca. The attack left 11 solders dead, and 17 wounded – 3 … Continue reading “Colombian Army Unit Attacked by FARC Guerrilla Elite Force Pisa Suaves in Cauca”

Shootout Between Gunmen of El Americano and Hipolito Mora in La Ruana, Michoacan, Mexico

I’m sharing this video because it’s been a long while since we’ve heard from Mexico. Unfortunately, I do not have a video that would be in the same class as those from the past. There is no gore in this video, only a sudden, somewhat intense shootout which allegedly left 11 people dead, although none … Continue reading “Shootout Between Gunmen of El Americano and Hipolito Mora in La Ruana, Michoacan, Mexico”

Colombian Soldiers Perish After Ambush by Guerrilla Fighters

A small group of Colombian soldiers appear to have been ambushed by guerrilla fighters while on patrol with a truck in a remote area. The soldiers perished, some with heads split open and emptied of brain matter. It is not clear whether the ambush was carried out by FARC or ELN. The attack may have … Continue reading “Colombian Soldiers Perish After Ambush by Guerrilla Fighters”

Beheading of Gulf Cartel Member by Los Zetas in Mexico

Mexican narco traficantes are back. In the new video released on July 6, 2014, a group of Los Zetas is shown interrogating and beheading an alleged members of the rival Gulf Cartel. The beheading is carried out with one of those long bladed machetes we’ve seen them use before. The Zetas are shown in full … Continue reading “Beheading of Gulf Cartel Member by Los Zetas in Mexico”

Dead Colombian Soldiers with Mangled Faces Found in a Remote Area

We don’t have any background information about how or why soldiers in this video died, but considering how mangled their bodies are, it would appear that they either died in an IED attack, or stepped on a landmine. Given that this happened in a remote area in Colombia, the attackers were likely members of a … Continue reading “Dead Colombian Soldiers with Mangled Faces Found in a Remote Area”

Ejército de Liberación Nacional Attacks Colombian Cops, Killing Four

Last week, four Colombian police patrol officers were killed allegedly by guerrilla units of the Unión Camilista – Ejército de Liberación Nacional (ELN), or The National Liberation Army in Saravena, Arauca, Colombia. Ejército de Liberación Nacional is an insurgency organization operating in Colombia. They’ve been involved in the Colombian Armed Conflict (Conflicto Armado Colombiano) since … Continue reading “Ejército de Liberación Nacional Attacks Colombian Cops, Killing Four”

Five Decapitated and Dismembered Bodies Found in Black Garbage Bags

Bodies of five people were found at the main entrance to the community of Villa Nicolas, belonging to the municipality of Ajuchitlán del Progreso in Guerrero, Mexico. The bodies were decapitated and dismembered and were stuffed inside several black garbage bags. The killers also left a narcomensaje with the remains. The deceased were later identified … Continue reading “Five Decapitated and Dismembered Bodies Found in Black Garbage Bags”