Libya smashes drug smuggling ring
[MAGHAREBIA] The Libyan Coast Guard seized more than 30,500 kilos of drugs
from a boat near Tripoli
| ...not what the Mexican reporters refer to as "personal amounts"...|
...a confusing city, one end of which is located in Lebanon and the other end of which is the capital of Libya. Its chief distinction is being mentioned in the Marine Hymn...
, navy front man Colonel Ayoub Gacem said on Saturday (February 23rd).
Keep yer hands where we can see 'em, if yez please!
two Moroccans, a Libyan, an Egyptian and a Tunisian on Friday after uncovering the drug haul aboard Libya-flagged vessel "Bab al-Bahr".
The boat was stopped in Libyan territorial waters, some 40 kilometres northeast of the al-Bouri oilfield. It was later moved to the Tripoli naval base.
"The anti-narcotics department recorded the shipment, its contents and weight," Colonel Gacem said. He did not specify the type of drugs seized from the boat.
Posted by: Fred