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Turkey says it detains 276 migrants in smuggling operation

It said an operation including coastguard vessels and police teams was launched. The migrants were from countries including Syria, Iran, Afghanistan, Bangladesh and Somalia, state-owned Anadolu news ...

A Turkish Coast Guard Command boat is seen next to cargo ship during a raid in the Aegean port city of Izmir, Turkey, July 7 2020.

Woman carrying gold in rectum arrested at Dhaka airport

A woman carrying 14 gold bars weighing 1.37kg in her rectum was arrested at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on early Saturday, reports UNB. Nilufer Yasmin, the arrestee, came to Dhaka ...

Woman carrying gold in rectum arrested at Dhaka airport

Three held with 94 gold bars in Jashore

Members of Border Guard Bangladesh (BGB) on Monday arrested three people along with 94 gold bars in Natunhat area of Jhikargacha upazila in Jashore, reports UNB. They are Md Jahidul Islam, Md Yakub ...

Three held with 94 gold bars in Jashore

Phensedyl being smuggled in juice bottles

Drug smugglers have been coming up with new tactics to evade detection. In a latest attempt, a man was detained while smuggling contraband phensedyl cough syrup from India in juice bottles, reports ...

Phensedyl being smuggled in juice bottles

Home minister holds Myanmar responsible for yaba smuggling

Smuggling of dangerous drug yaba could not be stopped as neighbouring Myanmar has failed to live up to its commitment, said home minister Asaduzzaman Khan on Thursday.“Myanmar promised on ...

Home minister holds Myanmar responsible for yaba smuggling

64kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

Customs intelligences on Saturday seized around 64-kg of gold worth about Tk 320 million from cargo section of Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport (HSIA) in the capital, reports BSS.Acting on tip ...

64kg gold seized at Dhaka airport

1.4 kg gold found in Sylhet airport

A customs team recovered 12 gold bars, weighing around 1.400 kg, from a dustbin of a toilet at Osmani International Airport in Sylhet on Saturday, reports UNB. Superintendent of customs intelligence ...

1.4 kg gold found in Sylhet airport

50 gold bars seized at Dhaka airport

Customs officials recovered 50 gold bars, weighing 5.8kg, from a flight at Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport on Wednesday.Sazzad Hossain, assistant commissioner of Dhaka Customs House, said a ...

50 gold bars seized at Dhaka airport

Kremlin-backed falcon project sparks smuggling fears

The king motions for the white falcon to be brought closer and reaches out to stroke its chest, smiling as the bird blindly swivels its head, a hood covering its eyes.Russia's Vladimir Putin this ...

Kremlin-backed falcon project sparks smuggling fears

A daily duel between customs and Guiana drug mules at French airport

Every day they come. Drug mules from French Guiana in South America, carrying cocaine in their luggage or their stomachs, playing a cat-and-mouse game with customs officials at Paris' Orly ...

A daily duel between customs and Guiana drug mules at French airport
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