Colombia intercepted record amount of coke

The Colombian authorities have already 300 tons of cocaine so far this year seized.

Defense Minister Luis Carlos Villegas said this weekend that in a year's time, never seen such a large amount of cocaine is intercepted. According to the Minister, the 300 tons of drugs worth more than 8 billion euros on the black market. Recently, the South American country a great success in the fight against drug crime.

Off the coast of the Department of Nariño, in the border area with Ecuador, the authorities seized a small submarine that carried nearly a ton of cocaine. Colombia is the largest cocaine producer in the world. In addition to drug gangs also have guerrilla movements as FARC Fortune made with cocaine trafficking.

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