Russian accused of running cocaine ring arrested in Germany

Undated handout picture released on February 22, 2018 by Argentina's Security Ministry taken in Buenos Aires during a police sting operation which resulted in the seizure of nearly 400 kilos of cocaine from the Russian embassy in Buenos Aires and arrest of several members of a drug trafficking gang. German police said on March 2, 2018 they have arrested Andrei Kovalchuk, the alleged mastermind of the plot to smuggle cocaine to Russia from Moscow's embassy in Argentina. AFP PHOTO / ARGENTINA'S S





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