Tag: drug trafficking

Algeria: Army Chief hit by unprecedented scandals, weakening his grip

January 14, 2022

The struggle for power between top brass is intensifying in Algeria, while the local population is suffering from a severe shortage of food, bread, cocking ... Read More

Morocco: Police seize 3 tons of cannabis, capture dealer

December 20, 2021

Moroccan police intercepted over the weekend near the region of Taroudant a utility vehicle carrying 90 bundles of cannabis weighing in total 3 tons. The ... Read More

Tunisia sentences four youth to 20 years in prison for drug trafficking

November 24, 2021

The Tunis court of first instance sentenced Tuesday four young men to 20 years in prison for forming a drug trafficking network in the capital, ... Read More

Kenitra: international drug trafficking operation foiled, nearly 9 tons of cannabis seized

March 26, 2021

The judicial police of Kenitra seized, Thursday, nearly 9 tons of cannabis, foiling thus international drug trafficking operations. Following accurate information provided by the Directorate ... Read More

International drug trafficking operation thwarted at Tangier-Med port in joint DGSN-DEA operation

February 20, 2021

Morocco’s police in Tangier-Med port, in collaboration with the American Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) thwarted on Thursday an international trafficking operation of psychotropic drugs. The ... Read More

Son of Algerian Communication Minister arrested for alleged drug trafficking

November 10, 2020

Algerian anti-drug security forces have detained the son of government spokesman and communication minister Amar Belhimer, for alleged possession of drugs, Algerie Part reports.   ... Read More

Moroccan police foil trafficking attempt of 5.4 tons of cannabis

May 25, 2020

The Moroccan police Saturday seized 5.4 tons of cannabis resin, in the northeastern city of Nador. The shipment was discovered in a four-wheel drive vehicle, ... Read More

Drug Trafficking: Four arrested, including DGST Officer in Tangier

May 18, 2020

The Directorate General of Territorial Surveillance (DGST) announced that the National Brigade of Judicial Police arrested this Sunday four individuals, including a police officer reporting ... Read More

Morocco foils smuggling attempt of 854 Kg of cannabis at Guergarate crossing point

March 30, 2020

Morocco’s security services deployed at the Southern Guergarate crossing point foiled on Sunday a smuggling attempt of 854 kg of cannabis, which were concealed in ... Read More

Morocco Foils Smuggling Attempt of 2.6 Tons of Cannabis

February 19, 2020

Moroccan police of the city of Fez intercepted on Wednesday 2.6 tons of cannabis packed aboard a Morocco-registered truck.   The 35-year old driver was ... Read More