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World - Region
8/31/2023 3:07:55 PM
Iraqi security forces said Thursday they had seized 15 tonnes of illegal drugs, contraband pharmaceuticals and precursor chemicals and made two arrests.

World - Region
8/16/2023 7:25:13 PM
Jordan's army said it shot down a drone Wednesday loaded with TNT explosives trying to enter its airspace from Syria, in the latest incident of trafficking of arms or drugs.

World - Region
7/24/2023 6:42:50 PM
Iraqi security forces on Monday announced the seizure of nearly a million captagon pills in the possession of a "foreign trafficker", as the country grapples with the ballooning drug trade.

World - Region
7/23/2023 10:49:13 PM
A new forum to combat drug smuggling from war-ravaged Syria through Jordan to the wealthy Gulf states held its first meeting in Amman on Sunday, the Jordanian foreign ministry said.

World - Region
7/16/2023 8:41:52 PM
Iraq said Sunday it has found a site in a province bordering Saudi Arabia where captagon is produced, a rare discovery in a country that has become a transit route for the illicit drug.

World - Region
5/22/2023 5:24:44 PM
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has returned to the Arab fold after more than a decade of isolation, eyeing reconstruction and aid from formers foes as the conflict grinds on.

World - Region
12/18/2022 5:27:41 PM
Iraq on Sunday burnt some six tons of illegal drugs including vast piles of cannabis, captagon and cocaine, in what officials said was the largest destruction for over a decade.

World - Region
6/4/2022 5:08:09 PM
Iraqi security forces have said they forced down a microlight aircraft near the Kuwaiti border headed to the emirate from Iran with one million pills of the amphetamine-type stimulant captagon.

World - Region
1/27/2022 1:29:25 PM
The Jordanian military said Thursday that troops have killed 27 suspected smugglers attempting to enter the country from neighbouring Syria.

World - Region
12/29/2021 9:37:32 PM
A shipment of fake oranges hid millions of Captagon pills intercepted by Lebanese authorities, the interior minister said Wednesday, in the latest regional seizure of the stimulant drug.

World - Region
12/11/2021 5:04:16 PM
Security forces in Lebanon and Syria said Saturday that they had seized two separate shipments of the banned stimulant captagon, the latest in a string of similar busts.

World - Region
4/27/2021 2:02:18 PM
Saudi Arabia imposed the produce ban last week after saying it had seized a large haul of the illegal stimulant Captagon stuffed inside pomegranates coming from Lebanon

Egypt - Politics
11/15/2020 3:32:49 PM
Over 3.2 million tablets of the drug were smuggled inside a canned corn container, which was in transit upon arrival from an Arab country