narco wars

Pedro Pascal & Oscar Isaac

Moon. Man. #Brooklyn

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2010 Ecuadorian fiberglass and kevlar narco-submarine, a diesel-electric boat found deep in a jungle river close to the Colombian border, 30 meters long, air conditioned, and with a capacity of transporting 10 tons of cocaine about 20 meters underwater.

Found by Ecuadorian authorities 100% complete and ready to sail, where the only things missing were the people behind it and the cocaine, this and another machine found in Colombia in 2011 became the proof that once again, the Atlantic is crawling with submarines, but this time, they aren’t german…

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The history of Colombia’s narco-submarine development, only God knows what they’re building now. 

Fun fact: Back in the early 2000′s, colombian drug cartels actually attempted to buy a decommissioned ex-soviet diesel electric submarine that was in Ukrainian soil, but the deal fell through once colombian authorities caught wind of it and contacted both the Ukraine and the EU.

No arrests where made as far as I know.