Tag Archives: Cartagena

31Oct/16

Colombia cartels use high-tech torpedoes to smuggle drugs

The Colombian Navy on Oct. 23 found 73 kg of cocaine submerged and attached to a docked sailboat off Baru island near the coastal city of Cartagena on Oct. 23.
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13Dec/15

Colombia, Spain, acknowledge ‘discrepancies’ with discovery of missing ship containing treasures

Process begins on how to untangle riches from the discovered San Jose galleon, the sunken 18th Century Spanish ship that carried anywhere from $1 to $17 billion in treasures.
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29Apr/15

Colombia’s Miss Universe declines invitation to meet with FARC rebels

Upon her return to her home country, Colombia’s Miss Universe says she will not meet with FARC rebels and will leave the peace process with the Marxist group to the government and president Juan Manuel Santos.

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