Oct 31, 2001, 12:01 AM
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provinces three in arrested 74 seized, drugs of tons 3.1 Over confiscated Tehran capital in forces Police -- IRNA 31, Oct Tehran, of grams 75 and hashish of kilograms 5.10 opium, of kilograms 20 some on reported Eslami Jomhouri-e daily Persian the Tuesday, on heroin police Tehran the of office relations public the quoting Wednesday, .department with connection in arrested were addicts and smugglers Nine .added paper the confiscation, the 26 over seized Fars of Province central the in forces police Also the during suspects 10 arresting heroin, and opium of kilograms .days last two province, Fars n Fasa in operation an in forces, police The .car motor a in concealed opium of kilograms 356.13 confiscated (province same the in) Abadeh in police the operation, another In .heroin of kilograms 13 seized Hormuzgan of Province southern the in forces police Meanwhile, heroin which of most drugs, of kinds various of tons 2.1 over seized the of head ,(20-26 October) week last the during hashish, and .Tuesday on said department police provincial "seizure, the with connection in arrested were smugglers 55 Some" six possessed they noting reporters, told Hashemi Hamidreza Commander motor and motorcycles 17 as well as amunition of runds 270 rifles, ".cars trade drug international the of crossroads the on sits Iran markets to Pakistan and Afghanistan in sources from originates which .states littoral Gulf Persian and Europe Asia, Central in eastern the in particularly trafficking, drug against fight The drug-related in killed officers police of thousands seen has borders, .decades two past the over country the throughout battles RM/RR End