Haberler      English      العربية      Pусский         Kurdî      Türkçe Delivering News and Insights Around the World Keltis
  En.Haberler.Com - Latest News
SEARCH IN NEWS:
  HOME PAGE 23/06/2018 13:13 
13.03.2018 17:28 News >> More Than 260 Kilograms Of Drugs Seized İn Turkey

More Than 260 Kilograms Of Drugs Seized İn Turkey

Anti drug operations have been carried out in Konya, Adana Habur and Edremit provinces.

More than 200 kilograms (441 pounds) of marijuana and 50 kilograms (110 pounds) of heroin have been seized during anti-drug operations across Turkey, a ministry statement and a police source said Friday.

In southern Adana province, 217 kilograms (478 pounds) of marijuana was seized, a police source said on condition of anonymity due to restrictions on talking to the media.

In a written statement, Ministry of Customs and Trade also said customs guards launched an operation following a tip-off at the Habur border gate between southeastern Turkey and northern Iraq.

The guards confiscated more than 50 kilograms (110 pounds) of heroin from a lorry they stopped at the gate; three suspects were also held.

In another operation in northwestern Balikesir province, anti-narcotics teams seized more than 500 ecstasy pills, according to a provincial governor's office written statement.

In central Konya province, security forces detained four university students suspected of growing marijuana in their house located in Selcuklu district of Konya after finding a heater, fan and a lighting system in a cabinet drawer. Additionally, 50 grams of ready-to-sell marijuana was seized from the house. -



        Latest News
Turkey Least Affected By US Tariff: Deputy Pm 3 minutes ago...
Mehmet Simsek says he hopes U.S. tariff decision is just negotiation tactic.
Oil Crescent 'Point Of Rivalry' İn Crisis-Ridden Libya -28 minutes ago...
The oil crescent region accounts for more than 60 percent of Libya’s total oil production.
Deadly Explosion Hits Pm Rally İn Ethiopia -12 minutes ago...
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed rushed to safety.
Israeli Navy Arrests 3 Fishermen Off Gaza Coast -12 minutes ago...
The three fishermen were detained while fishing north of Gaza City.
Uk: British Museum To Open New Islamic Culture Gallery 3 minutes ago...
Gallery to display many items from Turkish culture, including Karagoz shadow puppets.

 
      Top News
US Police Need Warrant For Cell Data, Top Court Says US Police Need Warrant For Cell Data, Top Court Says
Turkey: Opposition Candidate Vows To Back Entrepreneurs Turkey: Opposition Candidate Vows To Back Entrepreneurs
Update - Israeli Army İnjures 206 Palestinians İn Gaza Strip Update - Israeli Army İnjures 206 Palestinians İn Gaza Strip
Israeli Army İnjures Anadolu Agency's Photojournalist Israeli Army İnjures Anadolu Agency's Photojournalist
6 Palestinians İnjured İn Ongoing Rallies İn Gaza Strip 6 Palestinians İnjured İn Ongoing Rallies İn Gaza Strip
Germany: Csu Threatens To End Coalition With Merkel Germany: Csu Threatens To End Coalition With Merkel
Army Commander Killed Fighting Houthis İn Yemen's Bayda Army Commander Killed Fighting Houthis İn Yemen's Bayda
Update - Erdogan Sheds Light On Turkey's New Presidential System Update - Erdogan Sheds Light On Turkey's New Presidential System
Turkish Movie Ayla Released İn South Korea Turkish Movie Ayla Released İn South Korea
Haftar-Led Forces Seize Libya's Sidra, Ras Lanuf Ports Haftar-Led Forces Seize Libya's Sidra, Ras Lanuf Ports