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Police close beaches in France as nearly 900kg of cocaine washes up along Atlantic coast

Police close beaches in France as nearly 900kg of cocaine washes up along Atlantic coast

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  1. Bloody police. Always hoarding the beach cocaine.

  2. and somewhere far in the ocean some narcos level shit took place

  3. I’m never in the right place at the right time.

  4. What on earth was 600kg of cocaine doing on the beach!?- french police department

  5. They should just leave it there and build small stands for people to try the product and to sell it.

  6. Beach combing at it’s finest ✌️

  7. This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-11-13/police-close-off-beaches-in-france-as-cocaine-washes-up/11698986) reduced by 82%. (I’m a bot)
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    > French police have closed beaches in southwest France as packages of cocaine and other drugs continue to wash up daily along the Atlantic coast, with nearly 900 kilograms discovered since mid-October.

    > Officials have reported the drugs turning up on beaches near Nantes all the way to the resort town of Biarritz, more than 500km to the south.

    > Police seized a record of more than 140 tons of cocaine across Europe in 2017, the most recent data available from the EU's European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, published in June.

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  8. Can any chemists here give an understandable explanation of what will be the impact of the cocaine over the local nature.

    Can it impact seafood and plants? Is there a danger?

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