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Montenegro finds 1 ton of cocaine in banana shipment

By DW
01 September 2021   |   8:18 am
It's reportedly the biggest ever drug bust in the small Balkan country. Montenegro has stepped up its fight against organised crime in recent years as it aspires to join the EU.

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