What is Escobar known for?
In the late 20th century, Pablo Escobar was a leader of the Medellín Cartel—a violent drug cartel that primarily operated from Colombia. At that time, Colombian cartels produced and exported between 500 and 800 tons of cocaine a year.
What was Pablo Escobar’s dream?
One of Escobar’s dreams was to become the president of Colombia — to do this he knew he had to maintain a positive public image.
What did Pablo Escobar dislike?
He claims Pablo actually hated cocaine. He used to say: “I prefer to send that poison to Europeans and Americans, but my people here are not going to be poisoned with this.”