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Another vehicle was destroyed in Ciudad Victoria, Tamaulipas three weeks before in front of a newspaper offices. Same deal. At the time it was called a car bomb. It was later found out to be a hand grenade.
For all their wealth power and insanity the drug cartels have yet to get their hands on high grade explosives, other than Tovez, which is a commercial grade dynamite.
Nuevo Laredo is going to burn this summer, if you listen to drug cartel operatives, because the Sinaloa and Gulf cartels are trying to drive them out.
The word is that Los Zetas operatives from as far north as Seattle are being called back to Nuevo Laredo to defend Los Zetas' home plaza.
P.S.: You've gotta tie em closer together if you want the windchime effects
Posted by Frank G 2012-05-05 12:49||
#5 Spoken like an engineer, Frank!
It still boggles me that none of this shows up on the mainstream media.
A recent search of the AP website (from whence all the non-local news in our Daily Fishwrap comes) showed no mention of Mexican violence beyond the usual soccer and beauty pagents. One would think there would be at least some interest in a minor war being fought on the other side of our border.
Posted by SteveS 2012-05-05 19:20||
#6 "One would think there would be at least some interest in a minor war being fought on the other side of our border."
Don't be silly, Steve. I wouldn't be PC - or fit the narrative.
Posted by Barbara 2012-05-05 21:17||