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Drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is escorted into a helicopter at Mexico City’s airport on January 8th, 2016 following his recapture during a  military operation in Los Mochis,  Sinaloa State. Photograph: Omar Torres/AFP/Getty Images

A light rain pattered on the rooftops of Los Mochis in Friday’s pre-dawn darkness, the town silent and still as the Sea of Cortez lapped its shore. H(...)

A resident reads a newspaper article about the recapture of Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzmán at a plaza in the municipality of Badiraguato, in Sinaloa state, Mexico. Photograph: Daniel Becerril/Reuters

Pinning down the meaning of Joaquín Guzmán Loera – the deadly and celebrated Mexican drug trafficker known as El Chapo – is a constant battle between(...)

 A composite image of three file photos showing (L-R) alleged Mexican drug lord Joaquin ‘El Chapo’ Guzman; US actor Sean Penn; and Mexican actress Kate del Castillo.  Photograph: EPA

An interview that Hollywood star Sean Penn conducted with Mexican Joaquin “Chapo” Guzman late last year helped Mexico’s government catch the world’s (...)

Alleged fugitive Mexican drug lord Joaquin ’El Chapo’ Guzman is escorted by the authorities to a Mexican Army helicopter in Los Mochis, Sinaloa, Mexico on Friday. Photograph: Jose Mendez/EPA

Mexico recaptured the world’s top drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman in a pre-dawn shootout and chase through drains on Friday, returning him to the (...)

Mexican authorities inspect a burnt out van suspected to belong to Australian tourists missing for more than a week in Sinaloa, Mexico. Two burned bodies where reportedly found inside the vehicle. The tourists, Dean Lucas and Adam Coleman were traveling from Edmonton, Canada and were scheduled to arrive on November 21st in the city of Guadalajara but failed to appear. Photograph: AP.

Prosecutors in Mexico are performing forensic tests on two badly burned bodies as part of the search for two missing Australians. The bodies(...)

 Fyffes said it severed links with Mr Zabaneh and his interests in 2012 when the treasury department’s office of foreign assets control named him under the legislation.  Photograph: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Fruit importer Fyffes has stopped buying bananas from the biggest producer in Belize because of its links to a local businessman named by US authoriti(...)

File photograph of  Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin Guzman  aka “el Chapo Guzman”, is escorted by marines as he is presented to the press on February 22nd 2014 in Mexico City. Photograph: Alfredo Estrella/AFP/Getty Images

Drug lord Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman is believed to have been injured evading police in the mountains of north-western Mexico, according to officials. (...)

‘Some might say there are other organisations which could more appropriately have been scrutinised for evidence of crimes touching directly on US interests. Banks, for example. HSBC, for instance.’ Above, Fifa officials are escorted out behind sheets following their arrests by Swiss authorities  in Zurich  last week.  Photograph: Pascal Mora/The New York Times

What business is it of the FBI that Fifa officials may have been involved in skulduggery in Switzerland? Whence comes US attorney general Loretta Lync(...)

The gold was contained in an estimated 900kg (1,984 pounds) of gold-bearing concentrate, a partially processed form of ore. Photograph: Gettty Images/File photo

Armed robbers walked away with an estimated 198kg (437 pounds) of gold, worth about €7.8 million at current prices, from a Canadian-owned mine in west(...)

Servando “La Tuta” Gomez, a 49-year-old former teacher, was the prime target of the Mexican president’s drive to regain control of Michoacan, a violent western state wracked by clashes between Gomez’s Knights Templar cartel and heavily-armed vigilantes trying to oust them. Photograph: Servando Gomez/ family handout via Reuters

Mexico has captured the country’s most wanted drug lord still at large, Servando “La Tuta” Gomez, police said on Friday, in a boost for president Enri(...)

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