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Security & Strategic Review - May 2017 (ISSN 1741-4202)

Paraguay: Criminals seize CDE

For a few hours on 24 April, Paraguay’s second city of Ciudad del Este (CDE) was seized by criminals. The incident, which involved a commando-style heist of a local firm, has exposed the serious weaknesses in Paraguay’s national police (PN) and exposed just how much of a threat to national security transnational criminal organisations now pose.

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