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2 August 2012

InSight Crime (Bogota)

Ecuadorian authorities seized an illegal shipment of weapons allegedly destined for the FARC that included anti-aircraft munitions and sub-machine guns, on the border with Peru. The shipment, which was confiscated in the border town of Huaquillas on August 1, also contained mortars, anti-tank weapons, and .50 caliber ammunition, reported El Tiempo. Ecuadorian authorities detained two adults and a minor, one of whom was Colombian. El Pais reported that the shipment... (

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