The former drug boss Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán has been paid to the testimony of a witness, the Mexican Ex-President Enrique Peña Nieto millions of euros in bribes. “El Chapo” have given Peña Nieto a $ 100 million (approximately EUR 87.6 million), said witness Alex Cifuentes on Tuesday before a court in New York, U.S.-according to media. Accordingly, the President of the Latin American heads of state have received the money in October of 2012, shortly before he took office. The Colombian Cifuentes had informed the bribe payment as early as 2017 the US authorities, it said in a Report.

Peña Nieto held from 2012 to December 2018, the President. Cifuentes was according to CNN not only a drug dealer, but a close personal Advisor and Secretary of guzmán’s.

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The process against the once most powerful drug kingpin in the world, has been running since November under the strictest safety precautions in the New York city borough of Brooklyn. The U.S. Department of justice, raises the due to its body size of a little more than 1.60 meters “El Chapo” (The Short) referred to Guzmán, among other things, drug trafficking, money laundering, and the Conduct of a criminal organization of Mexican drug cartel Sinaloa. Peña Nieto is not the first President, the tangles are said to have “El Chapo”. His predecessor, Felipe Calderón dismissed the allegations, to have the bribe accepted.

Guzmán to smuggle tons of cocaine and Heroin in the United States and, therefore, billions have been earned. In addition, he is supposed to be for up to 3000 murders. In the case of a conviction, a sentence of life imprisonment threatens to Guzmán. The death penalty is excluded, in accordance with an agreement between Mexico and the United States.

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Teodora Torrendo is an investigative journalist and is a correspondent for European Union. She is based in Zurich in Switzerland and her field of work include covering human rights violations which take place in the various countries in and outside Europe. She also reports about the political situation in European Union. She has worked with some reputed companies in Europe and is currently contributing to USA News as a freelance journalist. As someone who has a Masters’ degree in Human Rights she also delivers lectures on Intercultural Management to students of Human Rights. She is also an authority on the Arab world politics and their diversity.


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