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Jan 7, 2019

Playa Del Carmen, a Hotbed for Narco-Traffickers

Playa Del Carmen is a choice tourist destination for Belizeans and many other visitors who travel there for sun, beach, and cuisine. But the once idyllic location has also become a hotbed for narco-traffickers. Over the weekend, as many as seven persons were killed at a bar. News reports say the violence has to do with an ongoing turf war between drug lords operating to gain control of Playa.

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