Border Guards Thwart Major Smuggling Attempt

تم نشره في Sat 1 October / Oct 2016. 12:00 AM
  • Narcotics confiscated from a foiled smuggling attempt in Jordan - (Petra)

AMMAN — Border Guards, Thursday, thwarted an attempt to smuggle in a large amount of narcotics from Syria, an official source at the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army said in a statement.

The troops engaged eight persons involved in the smuggling attempt and wounded three of them before they returned back to Syrian territories. A total of 332 palm-sized sheets of hashish (58 kilograms) and 384,000 narcotic pills (69 kilograms) were seized in the bust.