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At the UN, Petro calls for an end to the war on drugs

× Reproduction/Twitter/Gustavo Petro In his debut at the UN General Assembly, Gustavo Petro called for an end to the current war on drugs policy. In his speech, the president of Colombia stated that the fight against drug trafficking is responsible for destroying part of the biodiversity of the Amazon. “How …

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Paraense is arrested in Guyana with more than 750 kg of drugs

The French Guiana Police Force seized around 640 kg of cocaine tied up inside an illegal single-engine plane that landed on the runway in Mahdia. According to police, the Cessna Skyline plane, which landed without authorization at the site, may have left Venezuela. The Colombian pilot, identified as Rodrigues Estes, …

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Traffickers use Northeast ports to distribute cocaine

Santos is considered one of the main distribution points for cocaine, by sea, in the world. Located on the coast of São Paulo, the port appears on a list of four locations that stand out in the global maritime drug trade, along with Buenaventura and Cartagena, in Colombia, and with …

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