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The Coast Guard controls 94 tons of cannabis on board

Updated : Wednesday, 12 June 2019, 10:13:42 AM
The ongoing efforts to combat the scourge of drugs by the security
By Editorial Staff
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KUWAITCITY(IAMINKUWAIT) : The Department of Public Relations and Security Information in the Ministry of Interior said that in the ongoing efforts to combat the scourge of drugs by the security establishment, the General Directorate of Coast Guard, represented by the Department of Maritime Security, thwarted the attempt to smuggle a large amount of narcotics into the country. The Department explained that the information received by the General Directorate of the Coast Guard reported that a cruiser had infiltrated from one of the States into the territorial waters of the State of Kuwait. After verifying the information, collecting the data and intensifying the necessary investigations, the area was monitored by the radar system. His directions several times have been verified. The Administration highlighted that after the search of the cruiser, it was found that it had two persons and five sealed boxes on it, and found various narcotic substances, including 94 pieces of hashish, a small heroin, a small bag containing shabo, Tools abuse. The quantity and the custody of the accused have been monitored for transmission to the competent authorities to complete the legal proceedings.

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