According to representatives of the U.S. coast guard in the ocean off the coast of Florida detected a submarine with cocaine на165 million dollars.
A detachment of the coast guard Valiant caught 5 tons of drugs on Board the submarine illegal. Such vessels often use smugglers to bring large loads of drugs into the United States. A few days earlier two other crews in the same division coast guard seized 3.5 tons of cocaine.
“These operations against drugs are a vital component of the mission of the coast guard and the Department of homeland security. And it is a matter of national security,” said commander John Christensen.