Tag Archives: seizes


Pak Navy seizes 1600kg of ‘hashish’ worth Rs5.15bln near Gwadar

08 August, 2019 11:26 pm 11:26 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Pakistan Navy, in coordination with Anti Narcotics Force (ANF), conducted an Intelligence Based Operation (IBO) off Makran Coast near Gwadar and seized 1600kg of ‘hashish’ worth approx US$32 million (Rs5.15 billion). The consignment was planned to be smuggled abroad. The cache was subsequently handed over to ANF for further disposal. The … Read More


Iraqi-tanker

Iran seizes Iraqi oil tanker smuggling fuel in Gulf: State TV

08 August, 2019 2:06 am 2:06 am

DUBAI (Reuters) – Iranian Revolutionary Guards seized an Iraqi oil tanker in the Gulf which they said was smuggling fuel and detained seven crewmen, Iran’s state media reported on Sunday, in a show of power amid heightened tension with the West. The vessel was intercepted near Iran’s Farsi Island in the Gulf, Iran’s semi-official Fars … Read More


Singapore, seizes, ivory, 300, elephants, record, haul

Singapore seizes ivory from nearly 300 elephants in record haul

07 July, 2019 9:05 pm 9:05 pm

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Singapore said on Tuesday it had seized 8.8 tonnes of elephant ivory, a record haul by authorities in the city-state, which conservation groups say is a transit point for the illegal wildlife trade. The elephant ivory, estimated to be worth $12.9 million, came from nearly 300 African elephants, and was heading to … Read More


Oil-tanker

UK says Iran seizes two oil tankers in Gulf, Iran says captured one

07 July, 2019 10:41 am 10:41 am

LONDON/DUBAI (Reuters) – Britain said Iran seized two oil tankers in the Gulf on Friday and told Tehran to return the vessels or face consequences in the latest confrontation to ratchet up tension along a vital international oil shipping route. Iran’s Revolutionary Guards said they had captured the British-flagged Stena Impero, announcing the move two … Read More


Pakistan Navy, seizes, huge, quantity, ‘hashish’, heroin

Pakistan Navy seizes huge quantity of ‘hashish’, heroin during IBO

07 July, 2019 7:55 pm 7:55 pm

KARACHI (92 News) – Pakistan Navy conducted an intelligence-based operation (IBO) near Sonehra Point at Mubarik Village in coordination with Anti Narcotics Force (ANF) seized approximately 675kg of ‘hashish’ and 4kg heroin worth approx Rs300 million which was being transported through sea. The contrabands have subsequently been handed over to the ANF for disposal. The … Read More