U.S. drops drug case against former Mexican defense minister Salvador Cienfuegos

A federal judge on Wednesday granted a U.S. government request to drop drug charges against former Mexican Defense Minister Salvador Cienfuegos, a move Mexico said would restore trust in severely strained security cooperation ties. U.S. District Judge Carol Bagley Amon granted the request at a hearing in Brooklyn, New York after Tuesday’s abrupt announcement by… Read More U.S. drops drug case against former Mexican defense minister Salvador Cienfuegos