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When Pablo Escobar – the infamous Colombian drug lord – was killed in a shootout in 1993, it was rumored that he had hidden away drug money worth millions. But now his nephew claims that he has found $18 million in the walls of his uncle’s house. At one point, 80% of cocaine in America was routed through the Escobar’s Medellin Cartel. Beginning in 1987, he was on the Forbes International Billionaires list for 7 years in a row – he even offered to pay off Colombia’s national debt in exchange for amnesty.

Author:
Riva Patel, Ajunct Professor, Unitedworld School of Liberal Arts and Mass Communication (USLM)

Disclaimer: The opinions / views expressed in this article are solely of the author in his / her individual capacity. They do not purport to reflect the opinions and/or views of the College and/or University or its members.

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