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100-foot ‘narco-sub’ found in Colombia

The Colombian military seized a 100-foot submarine capable of transporting eight tons of cocaine from Colombia to Mexico.

The vessel was found Sunday in a jungle area in Timbiqui in southwestern Colombia.

Colombian navy officials said the homemade sub had two diesel engines and sophisticated navigational equipment that would enable it to travel to Mexico while remaining up to 30 feet below the surface of the Pacific Ocean.

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