20 kg of heroin seized at Lebanon airport

The Lebanese Ministry of Finance announced that Beirut’s Rafic Hariri International Airport Customs seized bag containing 20 kilograms of heroin. (File Photo: AP)

The Lebanese Ministry of Finance announced that Beirut’s Rafic Hariri International Airport Customs seized bag containing 20 kilograms of heroin on Friday.

The bag belonged to a traveler holding a Venezuelan passport who entered the country two days ago, the statement said.

Authorities have initiated legal proceedings against the suspect, it added.
 

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Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:49 - GMT 06:49
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