Seven Hundred Kilograms of Cocaine – level 2

22-01-2018 15:00

Police in Portugal and Spain seized 745 kilograms of cocaine from South America.

People hid the cocaine inside wax cylinders in pineapple skins, so the cylinders looked like pineapples.

The joint Spanish-Portuguese operation began in April last year. Since then, the police have arrested nine people.

Difficult words: seize (take something illegal), cylinder (a piece of material which is in the shape of a tin can), joint (done together).

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