Post Profile

Spain seizes drugs shipment to Libya in global operation

Spanish police said Tuesday a boat carrying nearly 20 tonnes of hashish to Libya was seized as part of a global operation targeting the financing of armed groups in North Africa and the Middle East. With the help of Europe's police agency Europol, information from French customs and air support from Italian police, Spanish forces intercepted the boat registered under the Panamanian flag off Spain's southeastern coast on September 23.
read more


Related Posts

Spain catches its navy running cocaine from Colombia

News : The Newsroom

MADRID (AP) — Spanish police say they have seized 127 kilograms of cocaine from Spanish navy training ship, which allegedly carried the drug from Colombia and dropped off some in New York.

Australia finds record drug haul among Thai terracotta pots

News : The Newsroom

SYDNEY (Reuters) - Australian police on Tuesday seized a record half a tonne of the drug ice and heroin worth up to A$500 million ($525 million) hidden in a shipment of terracotta pots from Thailand. Seven people, including four fro...

Spain arrests man accused of recruiting women for Islamic State

News : The Raw Story

Police in Spain’s north African territory of Melilla arrested a man suspected of recruiting women for the armed jihadist group Islamic State, the government said Wednesday. Spanish police working with Moroccan security services seiz...

Police Seize Nearly Six Tons of Hashish in Major Drug Bust in France

News : Vice News

French police have seized 5.8 metric tons (around 12,780 pounds) of cannabis resin — known as hashish — and arrested three men in a major drug bust near the southeastern port town of Marseille, the French interior ministry said in a...

12 Tons Of Hashish Seized By Spanish Police

News : The Inquisitr - News

Madrid, Spain – Approximately 12 tons of hashish has been confiscated by Spanish police during a recent drug smuggling bust. Authorities said over 35 people were arrested during the operation. According to The Associated Press, the ...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC