‘El Chapo’ faces prison for life, but Mexico drug trade persists

FILE PHOTO: Soldiers destroy an illegal opium plantation in the Sierra Madre del Sur in the southern state of Guerrero, Mexico, August 25, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman may end up with a life sentence after a U.S. jury found him guilty of running a criminal enterprise but it looks like business as usual for cartels and Mexican officials struggling to contain them, security experts say. Guzman, 61, was found guilty on […]

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