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drug lord

n. a drug dealer high up in the distribution chain. The drug lords like Mr. Big seem never to get arrested.
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The post Mexico says officials must have helped drug lord Guzman escape appeared first on Cyprus Mail .
Just before the release of the third edition of Drug Lord, Poppa spoke with the Tribune about the book's new epilogue, which details why Mexico continues to struggle with corruption - and why the U.
Coronel was a close partner of Mexico's most wanted man, Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman, considered the country's top drug lord and the leader of the Sinaloa cartel.
Gunfire resounded in parts of Jamaica's capital Kingston as security forces fought armed supporters of a fugitive alleged drug lord in a fourth day of violence that has killed nearly 50 people.
One of The Biggest Drug Lords Is Arrested in Lebanon
The groups have rallied together around reputed Guatemalan drug lord Otto Herrera, who escaped from a Mexican prison in May.
IN the impressive crime thriller ONE NITE IN MONGKOK (15, 110mins), a police squad searches the Mongkok district of Kowloon for a hired killer whose mission to kill a drug lord could set off a bloody Triad war.
In the Columbian jungle, John Jacob Connard, US Special Forces veteran, better known as Assasin, is on a mission to eliminate a drug lord.
Omar was introduced in the first season, leading a stickup crew as they attempted to rob the show's chief drug lord, Avon Barksdale.
But the drug lord escaped during the armed assault, then escalated the bombing and killing campaign.
The United States on Thursday hailed the arrest in Thailand of a major drug dealer associated with notorious drug lord Khun Sa, noting it carries a cash award of $2 million.
Once an Indian went to work for a drug lord, the only way out was death, Bishop Pfeifer said.
From biker president to drug lord, "Sons of Anarchy" lead star Charlie Hunnam might play another epic role written by "American Sniper" scribe Jason Hall.
Born in East London in 1972, he began auditioning for TV roles in his early twenties, but it was his role as drug lord Stringer Bell in the acclaimed US crime drama The Wire that turned him into one of Hollywood's most wanted men.
Summary: Notorious drug lord Noah Zeaiter's shoulder was lightly wounded by a bullet Friday during a shootout with the Lebanese Army in the Bekaa Valley.