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Pacific's largest cocaine haul found on yacht in Vava'u

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Pacific's largest cocaine haul found on yacht in Vava'u

More than 200 kilograms of cocaine worth an estimated street value of AUD $116 million dollars in Australia, was seized by Tongan authorities on the wreck of the ‘JeReVe’ yacht that ran aground on a reef off Luatafito Atoll in Vava’u. Police believe it to be one of the largest seizure of narcotics in the South Pacific region.

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