Mexico agrees to extradite drug boss Chapo to US: govt

Mexico on Friday agreed to extradite drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman to the United States where he faces narcotics and murder charges, the foreign ministry said. The announcement follows a series of dramatic escapades by El Chapo or “Shorty” Guzman, 59, considered the world’s most wanted drug boss as leader of the Sinaloa cartel. “The Mexican government grants his international extradition to the government of the United States of America for him to be tried,” the ministry said in a statement.

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