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So the US government now working with the Guatemala as they fight America's third war with Mexico's drug cartels.
Right now they're joining forces securing -- waters a major transit point for traffickers.
Jennifer Griffin streaming live now from Guatemala with more from there hello Jennifer.
Bill right now we just landed here at in northern Guatemala at a secret base.
Where US special forces are training Guatemalan special forces to go after the drug cartels yesterday we were with the Navy SEALs doing the same.
Guatemala has become a major transshipment point for cocaine coming from Columbia.
Through Guatemala through Mexico and into tonight -- the United States take a look.
These elite Guatemalan navy special forces were trained by US Navy SEALs to.
To intercept drug traffickers before they offload tons of cocaine on to the shores of Guatemala.
In the past five years -- air routes become more difficult the cocaine cartels have employed a new form of transportation.
Mini submarines or semi submersible as fabricated in the jungles of Colombia and almost impossible to detect from the air.
Two years ago in March the US Coast Guard captured this vessel.
Miles west of the Galapagos Islands coming from Columbia filled with cocaine.
The -- of the submersible can hold four passengers.
And travel 4000 miles without refueling.
This semi submersible -- found in October of 2000.
The trip from the jungles of Colombia here to Guatemala and takes up to.
This Guatemalan officer says the crew members describe to him their harrowing journey inside the diesel filled -- when they emerged they were scared.
The US help the Guatemalan military begin training their own seals to send a message to the cartels.
To look for sure -- They have their work cut out for them in fact when we're flying by helicopter up by the border with Mexico we flew over one of the main drug kingpins ranches.
It was unbelievable one of the most lavish -- I've ever seen will have a full report tonight on special report with Bret -- at 6 PM eastern looking for.
That fascinating Jennifer Griffin thank you in Guatemala to learn more about her story.
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As Jennifer continues her reporting them pass and it really is up.
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