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US seeks extradition of world's most wanted drug lord

The US will seek the extradition of Mexico's drug cartel kingpin Joaquin "Shorty" Guzman, officials said. Guzman was captured in Mexico by US and Mexican law enforcement officials on Saturday.

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Mexico's top drug lord 'Shorty' Guzman captured

Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin "Shorty" Guzman has been captured in Mexico by US and Mexican law enforcement officials, a US government source confirmed to Reuters

He was arrested in Moeico's Sinaloa state.

The US State Department had offered a reward of up to $5 million (£3.2 million) for information leading to his arrest.

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