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Taiwan makes island's biggest heroin bust in 20 years

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Taiwan police said Sunday they had cracked a major drug ring, confiscating 229 kilograms (504 pounds) of heroin in their biggest seizure of the drug for 20 years. 

A handout photo taken and released on November 17, 2013 by Taiwan's Criminal Investigation Bureau shows some of the 600 heroin bricks discovered in 12 amplifier boxes airlifted from Vietnam

The 600 heroin bricks were discovered in 12 amplifier boxes in a container airlifted from Vietnam, the Criminal Investigation Bureau said.

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