Brazil’s military racks up sizable seizures of explosives, drugs, counterfeit curreny in Triple Frontier border area

Posted on September 2, 2012 • Filed under: Border Issues, Brazil, Drug Activity, Explosives / Bombs, Police/Military Activity

It was a military operation carried out by Brazil. They also found thousands of counterfeit dollars, baring the chaos on the border with Argentina and Paraguay.
182 vehicles and boats,
11,764 kilograms of explosives,
315 detonators,
6087 kg of illicit drugs,
32 units of weapons in general,
748 rounds of ammunition of different calibers,
40,000 reais ($ 20,000) in counterfeit money.
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