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Wednesday, June 19, 2019

(News) LA REUNION-New preferred supplier for Mauritian traffickers

https://www.clicanoo.re/Faits-Divers/Article/2019/06/04/La-Reunion-nouveau-fournisseur-privilegie-des-trafiquants Hunted by the police, Mauritian traffickers have been turning to our island for several years to obtain supplies of "gandia", the name given to the zamal on Sister Island. Planters, packers, go-fast and financial...

(Ops) MAURITIUS-A trader arrested for smuggling: “I buy cigarettes from fishermen”.

https://defimedia.info/un-commercant-coffre-pour-contrebande-je-mapprovisionne-en-cigarettes-aupres-des-marins-pecheurs In Albion, on May 15, 2019, the Western Division's Anti Drug & Smuggling Unit discovered more than a thousand cigarettes, rolling paper and Rs 507,000 in the home of a business manager at the...

(Ops) LA REUNION- 4 Mauritians arrested in Reunion Island: joint operation of ADSU and...

https://www.lexpress.mu/article/354002/mauriciens-arretes-reunion-operation-commune-ladsu-et-gendarmerie No, this is not a reminder of the facts about the arrest of Mike Brasse in November 2016, but the seizure of 140 kg of cannabis, estimated at 5 million euros (more than Rs...

(News) KENYA-Lamu Boat Operators Warned Over Drugs Smuggling Syndicate

http://www.kenyanews.go.ke/lamu-boat-operators-warned-over-drugs-smuggling-syndicate/ Lamu county Police County Commander Perminus Kioi has warned boat owners and operators that they risk having their vessels burnt, if they are found smuggling drugs into the Lamu Islands. Speaking to journalist sat the...

(News) MAURITIUS- Seizure of 20 kg of heroin: Muhammad Imteyaz Baccus kept in detention

https://defimedia.info/saisie-de-20-kg-dheroine-muhammad-imteyaz-baccus-maintenu-en-detention He was denounced by Navind Kistnah following a seizure of 20 kg of heroin in March 2017. Muhammad Imteyaz Baccus will remain in detention after his application for bail was rejected by the Bail...

(Ops) INDIAN OCEAN-520 kilos of heroin seized by Floréal

https://www.zinfos974.com/520-kilos-d-heroine-saisis-par-le-Floreal_a141004.html FS FLOREAL conducted a successful boarding on 28 May ~200nm NM east of Socotra Island leading to a seizure of 521.5 Kg heroin. New expansion for the Floréal. Last Tuesday, the French navy frigate seized...

(News) SOUTH AFRICA-Tobacco institute warns against ‘rushed’ system for tracking illegal cigarettes

https://citizen.co.za/news/south-africa/crime/2135107/tobacco-institute-warns-against-rushed-system-for-tracking-illegal-cigarettes/ SARS (South African Revenue Service) lost more than R8 billion last year due to volumes not declared, according to TISA. The Tobacco Institute of Southern Africa (TISA) has warned that a rushed new system for...

(News) SEYCHELLES – HMAS Ballarat is stopping drug smugglers in their tracks in the...

https://www.thecourier.com.au/story/6156786/how-hmas-ballarat-is-seizing-the-high-seas-from-smugglers/ Almost 13 tonnes of hash and nearly 1.4 tonnes of heroin have been seized over the past seven months, and it's all been thanks to the Ballarat name. Navy frigate HMAS Ballarat (II) is...

(Ops) OMAN – Two arrested for drug smuggling in Oman

https://timesofoman.com/article/1354341 Royal Oman Police arrested two people on charges of drug trafficking. ROP said in a statement online: "Police Command of Northern Al Batinah Governorate in cooperation with the Coast Guard Police Department and the Department...

(News) MALDIVES-Inspection of Iranian vessel ongoing.

https://edition.mv/news/10544 Maldives Police Service on Monday revealed that the authority is yet to complete the investigation into the recently intercepted Iranian vessel. Apart from noting the ongoing inspection, Police have yet to release further details....
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