Mexico’s Curbs on U.S. Role in Drug Fight Spark Friction

In their joint fight against drug traffickers, the United States and Mexico have forged an unusually close relationship in recent years, with the Americans regularly conducting polygraph tests on elite Mexican security officials to root out anyone who had

U.S. role at a crossroads in Mexico’s intelligence war on the cartels

For the past seven years, Mexico and the United States have put aside their tension-filled history on security matters to forge an unparalleled alliance against Mexico’s drug cartels, one based on sharing sensitive intelligence, U.S. training and joint op

Is the U.S. Actually Trying to Help Mexico Terminate the Drug Syndicates?

CONCHITA SARNOFF.- Jorge Castaneda, a former Foreign Minister of Mexico in 2000-2003 and a wise friend, wrote an analysis recently in which he credits President Obama for leaping into Mexico’s drug war at the outset of his administration…