Mexican authorities extradited drug Lord Shorty in USA

Drug Lord Joaquin El Chapo Guzman (nicknamed Shorty) extradited to the United States, said in a statement the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Mexico.

According to the report, the fifth collegiate court of Mexico denied the drug kingpin in the appeal, after which he was sent to the General Prosecutor’s office. “The government of the Republic [of Mexico] today gave Joaquin Guzman to the United States authorities”, — says the publication.

Mexico approved the transfer of Shorty in may 2016. This decision was taken after the authorities have received assurances that in respect of El Chapo will not be put to death.

In the Federal courts of Texas and California guzmán indicted on a variety of items, including illicit drug trafficking, money laundering and murder.