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Colombia illegal mining 'outstripping drug trade'

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Thursday, November 20, 2014

Colombia, which has set out to formalize its illegal mining industry, is arresting rising numbers of foreigners entering the country attracted by a trade that has reportedly become more profitable than drug trafficking. Colombian police have arrested citizens from Asia, Europe and neighboring Sou...

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