Los Chapitos and El Mayo’s Proxy war

By Buggs for Borderland Beat Source: Kazquillo A while back I came across a video that does a great job explaining the conflict between Los Chapitos and El Mayo, along with the most recent conflicts and topones (confrontations). This most recent video explains well how thing have developed since the conflict started between Los Chapitos […]

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CJNG: “El Vaca”, author of García Harfuch attack and Plaza Artz, drastically changed his appearance to go incognito

Chivis Martinez  Borderland Beat  TY GUS Source and Twitter Juan Miguel Torres Linares and/or José Armando Briseño was always full of pride. The sinister operator of the Cartel Jalisco Nueva Generación , known in the drug world as “El Vaca”, boasted of his power on social networks. This is confirmed by an investigation by the […]

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El Ponchis, Mexico’s first ‘Nini Sicario”, confessed to slitting the throats of his victims, what happened to him?

Chivis Martinez Borderland Beat material from Vanguardia and Borderland Beat Archives Proceso The tragic story of ‘El Ponchis’, the boy hitman who learned to murder at age 11 … ‘at first I felt horrible…’ At just 11 years old, Edgar Jiménez Lugo, ‘El Ponchis’, was the first case of child hitmen known and documented in Mexico; the […]

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Tutankhamun’s last tour: Behind the mask

An investigation by BBC Arabic has found a global tour of artefacts from Egyptian Pharaoh King Tutankhamun may have broken Egyptian law on preserving antiquities. The exhibition is co-produced by Egypt’s Ministry of Antiquities and Hollywood entertainment company IMG. It is waiting to re-open at the Saatchi Gallery in London. But the BBC has found […]

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