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Sinaloa Cartel


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The Sinaloa Cartel, also known as the Guzmán-Loera Organization, the Pacific Cartel, the Federation and the Blood Alliance, is an international drug trafficking, money laundering, and organized crime syndicate established during the late 1980s. The cartel is primarily based in the city of Culiacán, Sinaloa, with operations in the Mexican states of Baja California, Durango, Sonora, and Chihuahua. The 'Federation' was partially splintered when the Beltrán-Leyva brothers broke apart from the Sinaloa Cartel.
    • Background 

    • Leadership 

    • Operations 

    • Allegations of collusion with Mexican federal government forces 

    • Allegations of collusion with the US federal government 

    • Battling the Tijuana Cartel 

    • Edgar Valdez Villarreal