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Tobacco smuggling Gibraltar border row

The difference in the price of tobacco is fuelling an illegal trade of smuggling from Gibraltar to Spain that appears to be increasing rapidly.

Spanish police have attempted to to crack down on the smugglers, leading to long traffic jams on the border and rising tensions between the two nations.

Tom Burridge reports.

  • 04 Apr 2014
  • From the section Europe
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