Cell Chapo

“Misión cumplida.” With those words, Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto announced on Twitter that Mexican drug lord Joaquin Guzman Loera had been arrested. Or in this case, re-arrested. The Sinaloa cartel leader known as El Chapo “escaped” from jail last July — stressing the ties between the U.S. and Mexico when it comes to the never-ending drug war. The latest arrest took place “after a shootout with Mexican marines in the city of Los Mochis.” During his last stay in the joint, drug-related violence spiked in Mexico. (This time around, Mexican officials are trying to be more transparent by letting El Chapo enter his prison cell through an escape tunnel.)

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