Representatives of criminal organizations Ismael "El Mayo" Zambada, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Loera, Arturo Beltran Leyva, The Arellano Felix Brothers and the Carrillo-Fuentes, allegedly participated in the cease-fire agreement.
The Pact involving cartels of Sinaloa, Tijuana, Juarez and the Leyva-Beltran, the last three maintain a war against Chapo Guzman and Mayo Zambada, wich has been expressed in a bloody form.
The first approach was in a private exclusive seafood restaurant in Culiacan, a day after was thrown a grenade at the facade of the provisional headquartes that has the Mexican Army in the city of Novalato, Sinaloa. december 08 2008
After the attack Secretary of the National Defense (SEDENA) Guillermo Galvan, arrived and led meetings with the military regional commanders.
The next and final meeting betwen the Capos was performed two days later.
in turn the SEDENA withdrew military personnel, In addition, at least a hundred of the Federal Police of 250 also were withdrawn.
One of the arguments is that they are more focus on the war, executions and clashes between opposing bands and they are neglecting the business, and other families are taking adventage of the situation and started to make deals in the USA and Colombia.
One of the agreements is that will follow the executions that are already pending but after that shouldn't be additional murders.
The Cartels will make a review of the agreement on Juanary 30, although the headquartes of the third meeting is unknown.