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Mexico captures drug kingpin 'El Chapo' Guzman

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The ld's most wanted drug lord, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, was captured Saturday by Mexican marines and publicly hauled away in handcuffs, ending his blood-stained reign after a 13-year manhunt. 

Mexican drug trafficker Joaquin Guzman Loera aka "el Chapo Guzman", is escorted by Marines as he is presented to the press on February 22, 2014 in Mexico City

Stemming from US-Mexican coordination, the arrest deals a blow to the Sinaloa cartel, Mexico's biggest drug-trafficking organization, an empire that stretches along the Pacific coast and smuggles drugs to the United States, Europe and Asia.

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