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#Drug Lord

# drug-lord - Saturday 29 April, 2017

As drug lord El Chapo awaits trial, his father-in-law is sentenced to 10 years

Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman is facing charges in the US of running one of the world’s biggest drug empires.

# drug-lord - Friday 20 January, 2017

Mexican drug lord 'El Chapo' pleads not guilty in US

Guzman, one of the world’s most notorious criminals, has been extradited to the US to face charges.

# drug-lord - Wednesday 17 August, 2016

Son of notorious drug lord 'El Chapo' kidnapped in Mexican resort city

Gunmen in pickup trucks abducted six men in what is thought to be a settling of scores between rival drug cartels.

# drug-lord - Sunday 10 January, 2016

Sean Penn met with El Chapo in a jungle for an exclusive interview

The meeting eventually led to the drug lord’s capture.

# drug-lord - Saturday 17 October, 2015

Leader of world's most dangerous drug gang hurts face and leg, but still manages to slip away

He has been on the run since breaking out of prison in July.

# drug-lord - Saturday 4 April, 2015

Desperate parents of 43 missing students turn to drug lord for help

The young men have not been seen since last September.

# drug-lord - Wednesday 10 July, 2013

Top Colombian drug lord charged in New York

Daniel “El Loco” Barrera stands accused of having produced and distributed up to 400 tons of cocaine a year, illegally smuggling part of it into the United States.

# drug-lord - Saturday 23 June, 2012

Oops... Mexican authorities admit mistaken identity in major drugs cartel arrest

A car salesman was arrested after Mexican police thought he was the son of one of the country’s most-wanted drug lords.