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Tonne of cocaine seized in Italy

Christian Fernsby |
Carabinieri and finance police on Thursday seized over a tonne of cocaine in the southern port of Gioia Tauro in the province of Reggio Calabria, in Calabria, Italy.

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Topics: COCAINE    ITALY   

The narcotics, which would have had a street value of 250 million euros once cut up, were hidden in 144 packs in a refrigerated container designated to transport bananas.

The container came from South America and was headed to Germany.

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