“The Prime Minister of the British Virgin Islands was arrested Thursday in the Miami area on charges of drug trafficking and money laundering,” the New York Times relationships.
“According to a criminal complaint filed in the southern Florida district of the United States, Andrew Fahie, who is the elected head of government of the small territory of about 30,000, asked for an upfront payment of $ 500,000 to let the cocaine slip through the territory. route to Miami and New York. He was charged with conspiracy to import at least five kilograms of a mixture of cocaine and conspiracy to launder money. “