MONTERREY, Nuevo Leon — Authorities in
this border state have postponed sending security reinforcements to the
highways and rural areas adjacent to the war zone known as Tamaulipas. The
reduction in security will allegedly take place until authorities are able to
train additional police forces.
cartel violence that has proliferated along the border in the Mexican state of
Tamaulipas and threatens to spill over to Nuevo Leon began in recent days with
the murder of a regional cartel leader known as Comandante Aguila,Breitbart Texasreported. The violence had been
escalating in in recent months on another front as two rival factions of the
Los Zetas cartel continue to fight for control of lucrative drug trafficking
and distribution routes,Breitbart Texasreported. . .