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Stories with person: Hector Beltran Leyva
  • New cartel arises from Mexico's assault on big drug lords 
    Updated: May-09-15 12:12 am

    MEXICO CITY - It has the drugs and distribution system of a traditional cartel - and it has the modern weapons and audacity of an army. After attacking federal forces, downing a military helicopter and shutting down streets in Mexico's second-largest city last week, the New Generation Jalisco cartel is now the main enemy in the country's fight with drug cartels.