Friday, December 18, 2009
Drug Cartel Chief Arturo Beltran Leyvan Killed
The killing of drug cartel chief Arturo Beltran Leyvan will set off a wave of violence throughout Mexico, as survivors strike back at the government and rival cartels seek to expand their territory, STRATFOR’s Fred Burton says.
Arturo Beltran Leyvan was the head of the Beltran-Leyva Organization (BLO).
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