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Huge cocaine haul found in Port of Gioia Tauro

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Gioia Tauro, Italy (PortSEurope) May 16, 2023 – Media reports say that police in Italy have seized 2.7 tons of cocaine hidden among 78 tons of bananas in the Port of Gioia Tauro, Calabria, Southern Italy. The drugs have an estimated value of €800 million. Calabria is alleged to be the base of operations for…

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