Venezuela’s military has shot down a US-registered aircraft carrying drugs, the South American country’s Interior Minister, Nestor Reverol, announced.
Convicted Mexican drug lord Joaquin "Chapo" Guzman appealed against his life sentence handed down a year ago by a US court for trafficking hundreds of tons of narcotics into the country.
Iranian Intelligence forces have identified and dismantled an international drug smuggling band in West Azarbaijan Province, northwest Iran.
Iran’s Police arrested two Swedish citizens involved in drug trafficking.
The police force of the Sistan and Baluchestan province, southeastern Iran, have seized a big haul of different drugs in the southeastern borders.
Iran’s Border Guard Commander Brigadier General Ghasem Rezaie informed on Sunday that Anti-narcotics police forces have seized 2.306 tons of illicit drugs at Iran-Pakistan Mirjaveh border, in the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan.
48.2 billion human drugs were produced in Iran last year, registering a 23.7 percent growth as compared to the same period of last year.
The police forces of the Sistan and Baluchestan province, southeastern Iran, have seized 2.390 tons of illegal drugs in Saravan, in the southeast of the province.
The government of Japan plans to provide nations hit by the coronavirus pandemic with the anti-flu drug Avigan developed by a Japanese chemical firm.
A deputy from Iran Drug Control Headquarters announced on Sunday that during the first 10 months of the current Iranian calendar (ending on January 22), some 830 tons of illicit drugs have been seized in the country.