CENTCOM Suspends Ban on Afghan Airline Tied to Opium Smuggling

February 7, 2013 in News

Heath Druzin Stars and Stripes February 7, 2013   KABUL — The U.S. military is backtracking on a decision to blacklist an Afghan airline for allegedly smuggling drugs through Tajikistan. [...]

TSA Duo Busted in FBI Drug Smuggling Sting Operation

February 1, 2013 in News

Ernie Suggs Atlanta Journal-Constitution February 1, 2013   A former TSA agent, who believed he was smuggling heroin for a powerful drug cartel through Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport security, was sentenced [...]

Felipe Calderon’s Death Squad in Chihuahua

January 16, 2013 in News

Borderland Beat | Since last September, Mexico’s National Supreme Court of Justice ruled that the case of the Ojinaga “death squad” should go to a civilian court, but it has not ordered this and the case remains in the hands of the military justice system.

Head of 9/11 Hijackers’ Flight School Faces Drug Running Charges

December 15, 2012 in News

ABC News | The man who ran the flight school that unwittingly trained two of the 9/11 hijackers now sits behind bars, accused of drug smuggling and offering his illicit services to an undercover federal officer