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Peru drug suspects face 18 years

Peruvian prosecutors have warned that a British and an Irish woman charged with trying to smuggle cocaine worth £1.5 million out of the country could face up to 18 years in jail if they are convicted.

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Brits in prison in Peru describe terrible conditions

British citizens imprisoned in Peru have described the terrible conditions they have endured in a film produced by the Foreign Office to deter potential drug mules. In the film, made back in 2010, a number of drug traffickers inside Peru's Callao prison speak of their shock at the conditions.

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