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August 19 2006

Along the coast of Mexico, managed to detain the head of one of the most powerful drug cartels 36-year old Javier Arellano Felix, who "worked" on the border of the United States. , Told a special agent of the Administration to fight narcotics USA Steve Robertson.

"The arrest of Felix was promoted in international waters off the Mexican Pacific coast of the peninsula of Baja California. Felix was found on board a private vessel on which to test the fighters landed the Coast Guard," - said Robertson.

According to him, Felix, head of the Tijuana-based cartel, was going to do underwater fishing. First, drug lord trying to impersonate another, but the Coast Guard men recognize in him a dangerous offender and arrested him.

"At present the vessel in which was discovered by Felix drug lord himself under police escort followed in detention centers in San Diego, California" - "Robertson said. He clarified that the drug lord, if not prevent the weather should bring to San Diego on Friday morning local time.

At the same time, Felix is scheduled to appear before the court for preliminary hearings. "The arrest of a significant impact on the command structure of the criminal organization, which will weaken its influence in the region and undermine many of the planned operation," - said Robertson.

According to him, Felix charges were filed in absentia in 2003 and for his "head" was scheduled fee of $ 5 million. Fellow of the American Office of Counter-Narcotics Michael Brown reported that the Office has received information that Felix is planning to go fishing, and asked the Coast Guard to detain the vessel in international waters.

According to Brown, before the drug cartels led by seven brothers and four sisters. One brother, Javier - Ramon - was killed in a shootout with police in 2002, another brother - Benjamin - sits in a Mexican prison and brother Eduardo is unable to lead the organization at this time.

Felix is wanted in the U.S. and in Mexico as the head of a brutal gang Arellano Felix, which account for 20 kills in the two countries. Arellano Felix, along with the Gulf Cartel and the Federacion is one of the three largest Mexican drug cartels, reports NEWSru .

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