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Mexico stops “war” against drug traffickers and wants peace. This was stated by President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, reports RIA Novosti.
According to him, the government concentrated on reducing the number of murders, robberies and kidnappings, and considers their main function of catching leaders of cartels. The President added that the detention of leaders is no longer the strategy of the operatives.
A war crime in 2006 and declared Felipe Calderon, who was at that time President of Mexico. For operations against the drug mafia, he drew the army, reformed the police and announced the hunt for the leaders of the criminal world. Successor Calderon Enrique peña Nieto to continue the war. When it was liquidated and arrested the famous drug lords, including the head of the cartel “Sinaloa” Joaquin Guzman, known as El Chapo (Shorty).
Earlier on January 16, was a Colombian drug dealer Alex Cifuentes accused the former President of Mexico, Enrique peña Nieto of taking bribes from drug Lord Joaquin Guzman. According to him, Guzman paid Nieto $ 100 million a few months before the inauguration of the President of Mexico in 2012.
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