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Europol smashes €9 million contaminated clam smuggling network

Swoop brings 43 arrests after 27 poisoned by clams in Spain with 11 companies now under investigation

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An investigation into the trafficking of contaminated clams coordinated by the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol), has smashed a large organised crime network involving poachers, intermediaries and distribution companies that was responsible for at least 27 individuals in Spain suffering food poisoning.

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