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Colombia sells assets seized from drug lords

Narcotics agency auctions $40m worth of jewelry, real estate, and art seized from drug traffickers.

Last Modified: 25 Oct 2013 05:02
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Colombia's national narcotics agency is running an auction of property that once belonged to drug lords, including jewelry, real estate, and art.

Together all the items are worth more than $40m, but that figure could have been much higher as many precious pieces have been stolen or sold illegally.

Al Jazeera's Alessandro Rampietti reports from Bogota.

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