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US sues former vice president of Guatemala for drug trafficking

US sues former vice president of Guatemala for drug trafficking

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The United States, the former Guatemalan vice president Roxana Baldetti and ex-minister Mauricio Lopez Bonilla indicted for drug trafficking. The American embassy has that Friday to let you know, according to the Guatemalan newspaper La Prensa Libre.

Baldetti and Bonilla would be involved in the transit of cocaine to the US. Washington wants Guatemala to the two former ministers deliver up.

Baldetti had to be in may 2015 resigned as vice president due to another matter. Her personal secretary was probably one of the driving forces behind a corruptienetwerk.

In intercepted telephone calls was Baldetti linked to the network. That would be in exchange for a bribe have given the opportunity under import duties.

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