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The Cocaine Ties That Bind Colombia and Venezuela

Sep 12, 2018 | 09:00 GMT
A farmer shows cocaine base paste made from coca leaves at a clandestine farm next to the Inirida River in Colombia during September 2017.

A farmer shows cocaine base paste made from coca leaves in a "cambullon" (a small lab to produce the paste) at a clandestine farm next to the Inirida River, Guaviare department, Colombia, on Sept. 25, 2017. The illicit drug trade affects both Colombia and Venezuela.

(RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

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