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Blocking a highway…

Blocking a highway outside the western town of Messolonghi cotton farmers prepare to set fire to their produce yesterday as part of nationwide protests for higher subsidies. Tractor-borne Thessalian farmers briefly blocked the Vale of Tempe for the fifth day in a row yesterday. The government said yesterday the final cotton subsidies will be announced on Monday. The cocaine was seized by Peruvian customs officials in a ship’s container in the port of Galao on January 27, 2000.