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Find Out What The Worst Drug Smugglers In The World Did

by | 28th, May 2014



IT’S at least an interesting entry for that accolade at least, the worst drug smugglers in the world.

So, two Brits decide to try their luck smuggling a tonne and a half of hashish from Morocco into the Algarve. Sounds like a plan: Morocco’s not that far away, the Rif and such places are hotbeds of cannabis production (they’re not just the right sort of climate, they’re also pretty lawless even today). As such the drug is cheap as chips there.

All you need is a little fishing boat to get across the water between the two. Once you’ve landed the stuff in Vilamoura or wherever, stick it on a truck and you’re inside the EU. No more customs checks and you can drive it up to Northern Europe where you’ll get a decent price for it.

Excellent, what a plan eh?

Except, except, you probably don’t want the engine on your fishing boat to break down half way across the straits. And you then needing to send out

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