FARC in Europe: 41 arrested in Spain for laundering drugs money and sending it to Colombia.
Spain's Interior Minister Alfredo Perez Rubalcaba
The Spanish Interior Ministry says 41 people have been arrested on suspicion of laundering illegal drugs trade money and wiring some of it to members of the Colombian rebel group FARC.
Police say they were alerted when unusually large money transfers were detected going from Spain to Colombia and Ecuador.
The ministry said late Friday that since investigations began in August 2008, some €200 million ($275 million) has been transferred, with 13 FARC members among the beneficiaries.
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