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Sinaloa Cairtel

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Sinaloa Cairtel
(Paceefic Cairtel,
Guzmán-Loera Cairtel)
Foondin locationCuliacan, Sinaloa[1]
Years active1989–present
Sinaloa, Sonora, Nayarit, Chihuahua, Durango, Jalisco, Colima, Chiapas, Guerrero, Zacatecas, Baja California, Baja California Sur, Oaxaca, Guanajuato, Querétaro, Tlaxcala, Puebla, Morelos, Mexico Ceety
Unitit States,
Central Americae
Sooth Americae
Creeminal activitiesDrug trokin[2]
AlliesGuwf Cairtel, Knichts Templar Cairtel,[3]
RivalsLos Zetas, Juárez Cairtel, Tijuana Cairtel

The Sinaloa Cairtel (Spainyie: Cártel de Sinaloa or CDS)[4] is a drog-trokin an organizit creeme organisation based in the ceety o Culiacán, Sinaloa,[5] wi operations in the Mexican states o Baja California, Durango, Sonora an Chihuahua.[6][7] The cartel is kent as the Guzmán-Loera Organization an the Paceefic Cartel an aw, the latter due tae the coast o Mexico frae which it oreeginatit. The cartel haes been cried the Federation an aw.[6][8][9] The 'Federation' wis pairtially splintered when the Beltrán-Leyva brithers brak apairt frae the Sinaloa Cairtel.[10]

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  1. Zeidler, Special Agent Eileen. "5 Members of a Major Mexican Drug-Trafficking Organization Indicted in Operation Money Train". Drug Enforcement Administration. Archived frae the original on 11 Mey 2012. Retrieved 18 September 2011.
  2. McCAUL, MICHAEL T. "A Line in the Sand: Confronting the Threat at the Southwest Border" (PDF). HOUSE COMMITTEE ON HOMELAND SECURITY. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 11 September 2011. Retrieved 12 October 2011.
  3. "El Paso Times - Mexican Drug Cartels Strengthen Ties With US Gangs". Retrieved 9 November 2011.[deid airtin]
  4. "Sinaloa Cartel Influence is Steadily Growing In Tijuana". Borderland Beat. 23 Februar 2011.[deid airtin]
  5. "Mexico's Sinaloa gang grows empire, defies crackdown". Reuters. 19 Januar 2011. Archived frae the original on 15 Januar 2015. Retrieved 18 September 2011.
  6. a b Freeman, Laurie. State of Siege:Drug-Related Violence and Corruption in Mexico (PDF). Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars. pp. 7, 13, 15. Archived frae the original (PDF) on 4 November 2006. Retrieved 6 Juin 2012.
  7. Bailey, John J.; Roy Godson (2000). Organized Crime and Democratic Governability: Mexico and the U.S.-Mexican Borderlands. Univ of Pittsburgh Press. p. 146. ISBN 0-8229-5758-2.
  8. Rama, Anahi (7 Apryle 2008). "Mexico blames Gulf cartel for surge in drug murders". Reuters. Retrieved 11 Apryle 2008.
  9. Carter, Sara A. (3 Mairch 2009). "100,000 foot soldiers in Mexican cartels". The Washington Times. Retrieved 3 Mairch 2009.
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