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Polish officials seize 2 tonnes of cocaine from Colombia - PM

Polish officials seize 2 tonnes of cocaine from Colombia - PM
Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki arrives to attend the U.N. climate change conference (COP25) in Madrid, Spain, December 2, 2019. REUTERS/Sergio Perez Copyright SERGIO PEREZ(Reuters)
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WARSAW (Reuters) - Polish officials have seized two tonnes of cocaine from Colombia worth around 2 billion zlotys (£397.51 million), Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said on Thursday.

"This was the biggest amount of drugs seized in the last 30 years," Morawiecki told a news conference, adding that the security forces have detained several suspects, including four Colombians, two Poles and one Iranian.

(Reporting by Marcin Goclowski; Editing by Hugh Lawson)

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