Spanish police catch a UK criminal – level 2
A man from the UK was very good at drug-trafficking. He lived in Spain and the UK police put him on the most wanted fugitives list.
Last year in Spain, someone murdered a person that was also from the UK. The Spanish police started to spy on this man from the UK. In February of this year, the UK police shared that it was looking for the same man.
The UK and Spanish police worked together in an operation and the Spanish police caught him. Spain said that it caught 65 of 75 people in the operation so far.
Difficult words: drug-trafficking (when you get and send a lot of drugs), fugitive (person hiding who the police want to arrest). You can read the original story and watch the video in the Level 3 section.
What do you think about this criminal?
LEARN 3000 WORDS with NEWS IN LEVELS
News in Levels is designed to teach you 3000 words in English. Please follow the instructions
How to improve your English with News in Levels:
- Do the test at Test Languages.
- Go to your level. Go to Level 1 if you know 1-1000 words. Go to Level 2 if you know 1000-2000 words. Go to Level 3 if you know 2000-3000 words.
- Read two news articles every day.
- Read the news articles from the day before and check if you remember all new words.
- Listen to the news from today and read the text at the same time.
- Listen to the news from today without reading the text.
- Answer the questions under today’s news and write them in the comments.
- Chat in our Facebook Group for 2 minutes. You can write about today’s news.