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Mexico Says It Captures Drug-Lord Security Chief [Forbes Lists El Chapo on Billionaire List]
CNN ^ | updated 11:02 AM EST, Mon December 26, 2011 | CNN Wire Staff

Posted on 12/26/2011 8:36:10 AM PST by fight_truth_decay

(CNN) -- Mexican special forces troops have arrested a lieutenant for alleged drug kingpin Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, according to the Defense Ministry. Troops arrested Felipe Cabrera Sarabia on Friday in the northwestern state of Sinaloa, CNN.com Mexico reported, citing the Mexican Defense Ministry. Sarabia, who appeared Monday in the office of a prosecutor who specializes in organized crime, was responsible for Guzman's security in the neighboring state of Durango, the state-run Notimex news agency said.

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Extended News; Foreign Affairs; Mexico; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: drugkingpin; elchapo; forbes
"El Capo" is worth about $1 billion, according to Forbes Magazine, which began listing him on its billionaires list in 2009, much to the consternation of Mexican officials who deplored his inclusion alongside wealthy business people who made their fortunes through legitimate businesses. The magazine lists him as No. 55 on its Most Powerful People list and as the only crime lord on its list of Mexico's top billionaires.

Time gave the front cover to their Person Of The Year to the : The Protester.

1 posted on 12/26/2011 8:36:17 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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Time gave the front cover to their Person Of The Year to the : The Protester. [clean up on aisle..post]
2 posted on 12/26/2011 8:38:35 AM PST by fight_truth_decay
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To: fight_truth_decay

Maybe they could help us capture John Corzine.


3 posted on 12/26/2011 8:43:50 AM PST by WOBBLY BOB (Congress: Looting the future to bribe the present.)
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To: fight_truth_decay

Hey, there’s a job opening!


4 posted on 12/26/2011 9:23:24 AM PST by SouthTexas (You cannot bargain with the devil, shut the government down.)
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