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#418: The Government's Fake Bank For Drug Money

March 9th, 2016

Episode 855 of 902 episodes

One day in the early 1990s, a man walked into the U.S. embassy in Ecuador. He said he had information on how to go after some of most powerful drug traffickers in the world.

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