I find this fascinating. Some media outlets are saying that the US government has decided that his "reign" (read: usefulness) had run its course, and that the CIA is going to control the Sinaloa cartel (which is the largest criminal organization in the world) and all of its "assets" from now on. Apparently, Obama wants stability in Mexico now that corporations have been given unrestricted access to Mexican oil.
Link .MEXICO CITY — The world’s most-wanted drug kingpin, Joaquín Guzmán Loera, known as El Chapo, has been captured, a senior American law enforcement official said Saturday, ending a 13-year manhunt for the chief supplier of illegal drugs to the United States and much of the world.
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