Argentine policemen escort Henry de Jesus Lopez Londono, alleged leader of a Colombian drug trafficking outside a courthouse in Buenos Aires October 31, 2012. REUTERS/Stringer
TODAY COLOMBIA NEWS – Colombian kingpin “Mi Sangre” has been extradited from Argentina to the United States, closing a chapter in one of the most pivotal and turbulent periods in Colombia’s organized crime history.
In a secret operation in the early hours of November 17, Colombian drug trafficker Henry Jesús López Londoño, alias “Mi Sangre,” was extradited to the United States after four years in an Argentine jail, AFP reported.
‘Mi Sangre’ on his way to the United States
A US federal court in South Florida requested his extradition to face charges of cocaine trafficking to the United States (pdf), and the US Treasury