After the former Mexican president in the United States arrested Emma Coronel Aispuro, the beauty queen wife of the notorious drug gangster “El Chapo”, he apparently lashed out at the country’s current leader, allegedly This is because she helped her husband run a multi-billion dollar criminal empire.
Vicente Fox, who served as President of Mexico from 2000 to 2006, tweeted on Twitter on Monday. This was shortly after the news of Coronel’s arrest: “Don’t worry, Ai Ma.”
“The president will rescue!” He added news of her arrest.
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The current President of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador (Andrés Manuel López Obrador) was arrested in October 2020, when the former Secretary of Defense, General Salvador Cienfuegos, was arrested on suspicion of drug trafficking and money laundering. Criticized the US law enforcement agencies.
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Cienfuegos was arrested in Los Angeles in October after being secretly indicted by a federal grand jury in New York in 201
The prosecutor said that the intercepted news showed that Cienfuegos accepted bribes in exchange for actions to ensure that the military did not take action against the cartel and initiated actions against the adversary. He was also accused of introducing cartel leaders to other corrupt Mexican officials.
Under pressure from Mexico to conceal threats to restrict or expel U.S. agents, U.S. prosecutors withdrew the lawsuit, so Cienfuegos can return to Mexico and conduct an investigation under Mexican law.
In January, Mexican prosecutors ruled that the US case was completely unfounded and completely cleared Cienfuegos’ allegations.
Lopez Obrador has helped Guzman’s family in the past. A few days after the cartel leader was convicted in New York, in February 2019, Lopez Obrador instructed his government to assist the “El Chapo’s” family in seeking humanitarian visas to visit drugs dealer.
On Sunday, a 31-year-old Coronel was arrested at Dulles International Airport in Virginia on suspicion of international drug trafficking.
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The 31-year-old dual citizen has two daughters with Guzman and faces conspiracy to distribute one kilogram or more of heroin, five kilograms or more of cocaine, one thousand kilograms or more of marijuana, and five hundred grams or More drug charges. The Justice Department said that methamphetamine was illegally imported into the United States.
She was also accused of helping her husband run his multi-billion dollar cartel and planning his bold escape from a Mexican prison in 2015.
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In his first court appearance on Tuesday, Coronel was ordered to be detained awaiting trial. The judge’s order was made after Coronel’s lawyer Jeffrey Licthman said he agreed to temporarily detain her while maintaining their right to request future bail hearings.
If convicted, she will face at least 10 years in prison, the longest life imprisonment and a fine of 10 million US dollars.
The Associated Press contributed to this report.