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US monitored deadly raid for Jamaica

Associated Press / December 10, 2011
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A U.S. surveillance plane helped monitor the deadly 2010 raid by Jamaican security forces to capture a fugitive crime boss, the prime minister said, reversing earlier government denials. A U.S. P-3 Orion aircraft provided aerial surveillance of the effort to capture Christopher “Dudus’’ Coke, Prime Minister Andrew Holness told reporters Thursday. The raid set off a fierce battle in a West Kingston slum that left more than 70 people dead.

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