Accession Number:

ADA568533

Title:

Transnational Criminal Organizations: Mexico's Commercial Insurgency

Descriptive Note:

Journal article

Corporate Author:

ARMY COMBINED ARMS CENTER FORT LEAVENWORTH KS MILITARY REVIEW

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

In the past several years, U.S. government officials and journalists have compared the violence of transnational criminal organizations TCOs within Mexico to the terrorist tactics used by the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia FARC and suggested that the TCOs are conducting an insurgency.

Subject Categories:

  • Sociology and Law
  • Unconventional Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE