“If this is true, and it’s a mistake, it is a terrible one,” said Sergio Aguayo, a professor and political analyst. “It confirms our worst suspicions” of incompetence and an over-reliance on U.S. intelligence and hand-holding.
On Thursday, Mexican navy officials said they had arrested Jesus Alfredo Guzman, the “presumed” son of Chapo, the most wanted drug trafficker
in Mexico, in a suburb of Guadalajara. At a news conference, with their captive on display, the officials said the young man was Chapo’s son and a major cartel operative. He was posed standing in front of a dozen weapons, including