Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto gives a thumb up after delivering his annual address to the nation in Mexico City on September 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto gives a thumb up after delivering his annual address to the nation in Mexico City on September 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters
Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto gives a thumb up after delivering his annual address to the nation in Mexico City on September 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters

El Chapo’s drug cartel paid US$6 million in bribes to Mexico president Pena Nieto, defence lawyers claim

  • Lawyers say defendant is scapegoat in conspiracy orchestrated by business partner, Mexican presidents and corrupt US drug agents

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Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto gives a thumb up after delivering his annual address to the nation in Mexico City on September 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto gives a thumb up after delivering his annual address to the nation in Mexico City on September 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters
Mexico’s President Enrique Pena Nieto gives a thumb up after delivering his annual address to the nation in Mexico City on September 2, 2017. Photo: Reuters
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