Oct 4, 2001, 12:01 AM
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year a in drugs of tons 116 seize police Iran (seizures new with UPDATES) have agents anti-drug Iranian -- IRNA 4, Oct ,.Prov Mazandaran Sari, people 289,000 arrested and drugs narcotic of tons 116 some seized past the over traffickers 109,000 including drugs, with connection in Brigadier campaign anti-drug police of director-general the year, .Thursday here said Abouie Mehdi General to 2000 September since made was haul the that reporters told He were gangs drug 1,246 which in country the throughout September last .smashed that in arrested were people 289,000 that reporters told Abouie .consumers drug 180,000 including connection, (21 March started) year the of half first the in that said He gangs smuggling 715 from confiscated were drugs of tons 5.51 including arrested, were people 152,000 that added He .nationwide distributors, and smugglers drug 51,000 and consumers drug 101,000 .year the of half first the in 416 vehicles, heavy and light 1,424 period the in that added He drug the from nabbed were rifles assault 425 and motorcycles .smugglers 55 from seized were drugs of kg 325 said, he period, same the Over and Mazandaran of province northern the in networks distribution drug among that said He .charges related on arrested were people 4,300 .smugglers drug were ones 2,600 arrested those of province southeastern the in police Meanwhile, drugs, of tons 35.17 nabbed seized have they said Sistan-Balouchestan this in people 407 arrested and thieves and smugglers drug 35 killed .months 12 past the over province southeastern Province, Boushehr southern Borazjan, from report related A Police the mark to here burned were drugs of kg 300 that indicates .Week trade drug international the of crossroads the on sits Iran markets to Pakistan and Afghanistan in sources from originates which .states Gulf Persian the and Europe Asia, Central in eastern the in particularly trafficking, drug against battle The drug-related in killed officers police of thousands seen has borders, .decades two past the over country the throughout battles BG/AK End