Prime universe
(Capcom's primary storyline)

This unnamed, South American nation was infiltrated by elements of a the Anti-Umbrella Pursuit and Investigation Team under the US federal government,


The country had been ravaged for an indeterminate length of time by Communist rebels and war lords, the latter of whom being sponsored by drugs smuggling. One notable war lord, Javier Hidalgo, became a customer of the Umbrella Corporation in the 1990s.