drug transit

It’s official: Guatemala now a drug-producing country


August 16th, 2012 - 11:58 am ICT by IANS
Guatemala City, Aug 16 (IANS/EFE) Guatemala is no longer just a conduit for illegal drugs, but a centre of production, Interior Minister Mauricio Lopez said, citing the seizure of 17.6 ... Read more...

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Obama names India, Pakistan among drug majors


September 17th, 2010 - 9:51 pm ICT by IANS
By Arun Kumar Washington, Sep 17 (IANS) US President Barack Obama has identified India, Pakistan, Afghanistan and 17 other countries as major drug transit or major illicit drug-producing nations.The other countries on ... Read more...

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Obama identifies Pakistan as “major transit country” for narcotics


September 17th, 2010 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 17 (ANI): US President Barack Obama has identified Pakistan as a major transit country for opiates and hashish for markets around the world, especially for narcotics originating in Afghanistan."Pakistan ... Read more...

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Drugs worth Rs.25 lakh seized in Goa


April 24th, 2010 - 5:08 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 24 (IANS) Hours after Goa Director General of Police Bhimsain Bassi's claim that drugs were "virtually non-existent in Goa", a Nigerian was arrested Saturday with drugs worth nearly Rs.25 lakh. ... Read more...

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Drugs virtually non-existent in Goa, says senior cop


April 23rd, 2010 - 11:32 pm ICT by IANS
Panaji, April 23 (IANS) Drugs are virtually non-existent in Goa, state Director General of Police (DGP) Bhimsain Bassi said Friday. Speaking to reporters on the sidelines of a police felicitation function late Friday ... Read more...

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Cambodian anti-drugs officer held with 10-kg heroin stash


October 5th, 2009 - 11:39 am ICT by IANS
Phnom Penh, Oct 5 (DPA) A police officer, who was less than a week into his post in Cambodia's anti-drugs squad, has been arrested after police found 10 kg of heroin stashed ... Read more...

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Act against ‘hawala’ funding of terror, US tells India


February 28th, 2009 - 11:59 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 28 (IANS) Warning that the 'hawala' system of illegal money transfer is "directly linked to terrorist financing", the US has urged India to cooperate with international initiatives to check money ... Read more...

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$1 trillion laundered every year in India: Report


August 5th, 2008 - 7:09 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 5 (IANS) Over $1 trillion is being laundered every year by drug dealers, arms traffickers and other criminals in India, according to a report by audit and consulting firm KPMG ... Read more...

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