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Center for the U.S. and Mexico | Drug Policy

'El Chapo' captured (again)

Tony Payan | Gary J. Hale | Nathan P. Jones

'El Chapo' captured (again).

Baker Institute experts explain how Friday's arrest of Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman will affect the Peña Nieto administration, the Sinaloa Cartel and the Mexican government's "kingpin strategy" to destroy the cartels.