Drug War Mexico Two Cartels

October 1, 2011 - 9:15 AM
ADVANCE FOR USE SUNDAY, OCT. 2, 2011 AND THEREAFTER - In this Thursday Sept. 22, 2011 file photo, a plastic sheet covers the body of a pirated DVD vendor at the central market in Acapulco, Mexico. The Pacific resort city of Acapulco has been hit by increased violence as drug gangs battle for control of the region. Five years after President Felipe Calderon launched an offensive against Mexico's five main drug cartels, the nation is now dominated by two powerful organizations that appear poised for a one-on-one battle to control drug markets and trafficking routes. (AP Photo/Bernandino Hernandez)