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Iran has seized about 530 tons of drugs since March 2013

Iran has seized about 530 tons of drugs since March 2013, said Tuesday the Iranian Interior Minister, Abdolreza Rahmani Fazli, regretting the lack of international cooperation in the fight against traffickers.

 

"we seized 532 tons of drugs, up 17% compared to the same period the year before," said the Minister during a press conference. Opium represents 77% of these seizures, hashish 14%m and heroin 3%. (AFP)