Triple Frontier


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Noun1.Triple Frontier - the border area where Argentina and Brazil and Paraguay meetTriple Frontier - the border area where Argentina and Brazil and Paraguay meet; an active South American center for contraband and drug trafficking and money laundering; a suspected locale for Islamic extremist groups
Argentina, Argentine Republic - a republic in southern South America; second largest country in South America
Brasil, Brazil, Federative Republic of Brazil - the largest Latin American country and the largest Portuguese speaking country in the world; located in the central and northeastern part of South America; world's leading coffee exporter
Paraguay, Republic of Paraguay - a landlocked republic in south central South America; achieved independence from Spain in 1811
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21, a police source in the Brazilian city of Curitiba, in the southern state of Parana, said offhandedly that "the week before, five containers were found containing an impressive amount of Venezuelan money that appears to have been sold at a good price in Ciudad del Este," a Paraguayan city in the so-called Triple Frontier area (between Brazil, Paraguay, and Argentina) where the Iguazu and Parana rivers converge.
The Triple Frontier - where Brazil, Paraguay and Argentine meet at a notoriously lawless Paraguayan city called Ciudad del Este - is a nagging concern for anti-narcotics agencies.
She first turned to Triple Frontier, a Paramountbacked thriller about drug-related crime in South America.