Even though El Chapo has been arrested, skepticism exists whether this calls for the end of his drug cartel or not. The Sinaloa cartel has been presided by El Chapo for over two decades and he has had major contributions to its notorious success as one of the largest drug chains in the world. But his arrest doesn’t seem to call for its end.
Recent data, as released by the United StatesDrug Enforcement Administration, concludes that the cartel yet remains as the largest drug traders in the US. In fact, before this arrest, El Chapo himself in an interview with Hollywood actor Sean Penn informed that “The day I don’t exist, it’s not going to decrease in any way at all. Drug trafficking does not depend on just one person.” In fact, experts themselves