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U.S. Coast Guard seizes 10 tons of cocaine

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FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (NBC) -

The United States Coast Guard shows off a huge haul of illegal drugs captured at sea.

The Coast Guard brought 10 tons of cocaine to shore in Fort Lauderdale, Florida today. The drugs are worth about $300 million, and were seized on international waters throughout 14 different missions in the Pacific Ocean.

The branch of the United States Armed Forces believes all of the cocaine originated in Colombia.

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