Posts Tagged ‘drugs’

Libya’s Misurata authorities seize 8 tons of hashish

  • 7 January 2019 - 11:49
Libya’s Misurata authorities seize 8 tons of hashish

Libyan authorities on Sunday seized 8 tons of hashish inside two containers in the port of the Libyan city of Misurata. According to a statement issued by Misurata's Customs Department, the narcotics were found distributed on 260 bags inside the two containers. Authorities destroyed all the...

Greece seizes drugs-laden freighter en route to Libya

  • 15 December 2018 - 13:09
Greece seizes drugs-laden freighter en route to Libya

Greece has seized drugs worth more than 100 million euros ($113 million) after intercepting a Syrian ship sailing for Libya, the coast guard said on Friday. Officials found about six tonnes of processed cannabis and 3 million super-strength “Captagon” amphetamine pills hidden aboard the...

€28.5 million worth drugs’ shipment from Syria to Libya stopped in Malta

  • 18 September 2018 - 20:41
€28.5 million worth drugs’ shipment from Syria to Libya stopped in Malta

The largest ever drug haul discovered in Freeport containers on Monday had a street value of €28.5 million, the Customs Department has revealed, according to Times of Malta.  The four containers containing 10 to 11 tonnes of cannabis resin were discovered at the Malta Freeport, the newspaper...