Canada cracks down on alcohol smuggling

Police trying to prevent illegal transport from French territory into Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.

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    Police in Canada are cracking down on smugglers who are trying to evade taxes on alcohol.

    From the nearby islands of St-Pierre-Miquelon, North America's only French territory, smugglers bring liquor illegally to a number of ports and beaches in nearby Nova Scotia and Newfoundland.

    John Terrett reports from Newfoundland.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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