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Ed Vulliamy

Ed Vulliamy

    El Chapo's arrest may spark chaos
    El Chapo's arrest may spark chaos
    Behind the drama of the manhunt and the surreal involvement of actor Sean Penn, the rearrest of Joaquín “El Chapo” Guzmán constitutes a...
    Mexico's drug cartels target journalists in brutal killing spree
    Mexico's drug cartels target journalists in brutal killing spree
    He shakes as he speaks and at moments his eyes fill. "It's certain that the people who killed my colleague were criminals," he says....
    9/11 ten years on
    9/11 ten years on
    "I think you'd better wake up," said a voice in my left ear. "The World Trade Centre's on fire." It was very decent of my partner to stir me. I had...
    Ciudad Juárez is all our futures
    Ciudad Juárez is all our futures
    War, as I came to report it, was something fought between people with causes, however crazy or honourable: like between the American and British...
    Mexico's drug wars rage out of control
    Mexico's drug wars rage out of control
    Saturday: A shoot-out between rival cartels in the north-western state of Sinaloa leaves nine dead, including six peasant farmers caught in the...
    The Zetas: Kings of their own brutal narco-state
    The Zetas: Kings of their own brutal narco-state
    Gabriela was riding the Number 20 bus into Reynosa in north-eastern Mexico when the gang struck. Heavily armed men, faces hidden under ski masks,...
    Life and death in Juárez, the world's murder capital
    Life and death in Juárez, the world's murder capital
    Ciudad Juárez, 16 September The executioners burst through the gates of the Anexo de Vida (Annexe of Life) drug rehabilitation centre at almost the exact moment that Mexico's...
    Cheer and clothing in Baghdad
    Cheer and clothing in Baghdad
    With the help of crutches, Mohammed Mansi manoeuvred himself with difficulty up a flight of steps to the upper-tier stand, wearing his domestically...
    Spice invaders
    Spice invaders
    Eyelids closed, I clutched a fistful of marble-white sand, fine as flour, then opened my palm to feel the warm sea breeze blow it gently away. I...
    Sky falls in on the Azzuri
    Sky falls in on the Azzuri
    By tradition, the heavens beneath which Italy's Azzuri train for a World Cup is of a blue as deep as the team's shirts. But this campaign at the...
    Hitman of Hollywood draws blood
    Hitman of Hollywood draws blood
    Two words were not being spoken much at the Democratic convention in Los Angeles: "Monica" and "Willard". Monica needs neither introduction nor...
    First the US, now the world
    First the US, now the world
    People are missing Bill Clinton already. Especially his closest allies and his sworn enemies, those who love him and who love to hate him.