Smuggled antiquities from conflict zones are finding their way to Gulf countries, including Bahrain, warned a top official.
The sale of stolen artefacts from Syria, Iraq, Yemen and Libya has been generating revenues for terror gro
A man who allegedly tried to smuggle drugs with a street value of $190,000 into Bahrain inside date biscuits has been remanded in custody for another 15 days.
The 25-year-old Saudi banker and his Saudi girlfriend, 24, were arreste
Seventy attempts to smuggle drugs through Bahrain International Airport were foiled last year.
Police also confiscated four drug consignments at the premises of a major cargo company, Bahrain International Airport Customs director Nasse
Dubai Customs’ officers at Dubai International Terminal 3 recently foiled an attempt by an Asian passenger to smuggle into UAE 24 kg of heroin concealed in secret pockets at the bottom of his baggage suitcases.
The smuggler works
Bahraini Police have foiled an attempt by a woman to smuggle thousands of Captagon pills through Bahrain International Airport.
They arrested her on arrival and seized 40,669 pills kept in foils and hidde
Dubai International Airport’s authorities have seized 1,500 ivory products and tusks in the last three years, said a report.
Some tusks were over two metres long, a Dubai Police office reported, as part o
A drug mule who was caught with 56 capsules of pure heroin in his stomach has been jailed for life.
The 22-year-old Pakistani was arrested at Bahrain International Airport while smuggling drugs weighing 600gm,
A UN Security Council committee has expanded its Iran blacklist to include two Iranian individuals and one firm for attempting to skirt UN sanctions by shipping arms to Africa in 2010, the US envoy to the United Nations said.
Algerian security forces have found a large cache of weapons, including shoulder-fired missiles, which they believe were smuggled in from neighbouring Libya, according to a security source.
The weapons cache was discovered in the desert ab