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August 22 2006

For the first time fighting with the rebels by the Colombian authorities have used the U.S. supplied planes to spray pesticides kill the coca plants, which are then processed into a drug substance is cocaine.

Housing Police Drug Enforcement, perfumed with chemicals Macarena National Park, located one hundred and seventy kilometers from the Colombian capital of Bagot.

Not so long ago, "anti-drug squad" managed "to kill" more than four thousand six hundred acres of "coca". Raw, collected from the plantation during the subsequent processing could give more than seventeen tons of high quality drug.

Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) suffered a heavy blow, losing many of their plantations.

However, environmentalists complain that the spraying of herbicides harms the environment and harm to the health of people living on the reserve Macarena and the surrounding area, reports AP.

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