Wednesday , September 26 2018

Tag Archives: drugs

Drugs kill woman, boyfriend dumps body – Kuwaiti commits suicide

KUWAIT CITY, AUG 16: A 36-yearold Palestinian woman was found dead in an under construction building in Jaber Al-Ahmad, reports Al- Rai daily. Initial investigations revealed the woman was holding an Egyptian travel document and was wanted by law on financial claims worth KD 50,000. In a press statement, the …

Read More »

MoI seizes 20 mln drug pills, 420 kilos of hashish in last 8 months

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 13: Assistant Undersecretary for Criminal Security Affairs at Ministry of Interior Major General Abdulhameed Al-Awadhi affirmed that the recent successes recorded by the Drug Control General Department were achieved due to the direct support and close follow-up by the Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh …

Read More »

Interior in major drug bust

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 10, (KUNA): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced on Wednesday that it has confiscated 1.5 million pills of the amphetamine-like drug Captagon, which were stashed in two containers that came from Ukraine. Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah oversaw the seizure …

Read More »

15,000 drug pills wrapped around smuggler’s legs

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 8: An Arab expatriate was arrested at Kuwait International Airport in possession of 15,000 ‘Tremadol’ pills. According to sources, customs officers at the airport suspected an Arab passenger after he arrived in Kuwait and checked him to find the narcotic pills rolled in cloth and wrapped around …

Read More »

Asian held with one kilo heroin – Over 700 bottles of imported liquor seized from Bedoun

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 5: An Asian expatriate was arrested in Salwa area in possession of one kilogram of heroin and 50 grams of crystal meth. According to security sources, when the Drugs Control General Department received information about an Asian expatriate involved in drug peddling, a team was formed for …

Read More »

‘Drug mafias targeting Gulf’ – Team to pursue smugglers

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 5: Directors of Drug Control General Departments in the GCC stressed, in a meeting held recently in Qatar, the need to protect Gulf countries and their citizens from drugs, reports Al-Anba daily quoting sources. Sources pointed out that drug mafias and terrorists are targeting GCC countries to …

Read More »

Pakistan arrests 12 Lahore to Dubai PIA flight staff

Pakistan has arrested at least 12 staff of its national carrier following the discovery of 6 kg (13.23 lb) of heroin in the toilet of an aircraft bound for Dubai, an airline spokesman said on Monday. The latest instance of misbehaviour by the staff of cash-strapped Pakistan International Airlines was …

Read More »

Indian, Nepalese, Sri Lankan men arrested for peddling in narcotics

KUWAIT CITY, July 30: Three expatriates — an Indian, a Nepalese and a Sri Lankan — were arrested for drug peddling, reports Al-Anba daily. According to security sources, when the Drug Control General Department received information about the three expatriates involved in selling drugs, a team was formed for investigations …

Read More »

His Highness the Amir lauds narcotics-busting operation

KUWAIT CITY, July 23, (KUNA): His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah on Friday sent a cable to Acting Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah, congratulating him, and ministry officials, on thwarting an attempt to smuggle a huge amount of Captagon into the country. …

Read More »

Captagon pills worth KD 25 million seized

KUWAIT CITY, July 22, (KUNA): The Interior Ministry has thwarted an attempt to smuggle a huge amount of Captagon into the country, according to a statement issued on Friday. The ministry’s Undersecretary Lt Gen Sulaiman Al-Fahad supervised the effort to foil the major attempt to bring 10 million Captagon pills …

Read More »
Translate »
Social media & sharing icons powered by UltimatelySocial