Four Asians have been arrested in Bahrain with nearly two kilos of heroin, worth BD200,000 ($526,247) in their possession. Police said that the suspects were identified and arrested after a warrant was issued by the Public Prosecution, reporte
A Bahrain-based naval force has seized 981kg of highly purified heroin from drug smugglers off Africa's east coast.
The drugs were heading for Tanzania when they were intercepted by naval forces during an operation that lasted
Dubai Customs at Dubai International Airport (DXB) Terminal 3 recently foiled a bid to smuggle in 9.2 kg of pure heroin, which was found skilfully concealed in the lining of an Asian passenger’s bag.
“It all started wh
Abu Dhabi Police have arrested a Pakistani man on suspicion of possessing and intending to sell 24 kilograms of hashish and heroin in the Mussafah industrial area of the UAE capital.
Brigadier Omair Al Muhairi, director of Police
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
As many people died from drug overdoses in Bahrain in the first three months of this year as were killed by narcotic abuse in the whole of 2013, a report said.
According to Interior Ministry statistics released yesterday (May 5),
More than a tonne of heroin, with a street value of around BD86 million ($226 million), was confiscated during a joint operation by the British and Australian navies operating under the banner of the Bahrain-based Combined Maritime Forces (CMF)
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,
Bahrain’s anti-narcotics squad has seized raw heroin estimated to be worth BD2 million ($5.28 million) in one of the largest drug hauls this year.
The squad has arrested 23 members of the drug-smuggling gang, the crime detec
Bahrain has the highest rate of drug-related deaths in the Arabian Peninsula, according to a United Nations (UN) report.
The latest International Narcotics Control Board 2011 report states that although the prevalence of opiates remains lo