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Customs seizes huge amount of tambaku at Hamad port

Customs seizes huge amount of tambaku at Hamad port

The General Authority of Customs (GAC) officials have seized 2,152kg of 'tambaku' (a kind of chewing tobacco) from a sugar shipment that arrived at the Hamad Port.

China seizes US consulate in Chengdu, retaliating for Houston

China seizes US consulate in Chengdu, retaliating for Houston

China took over the premises of the US consulate in the southwestern city of Chengdu on Monday, after ordering the facility to be vacated in retaliation for China's ouster last week from its consulate in Houston, Texas.

Australia seizes 766 kg of drugs in major bust as four Brits arrested

Australia seizes 766 kg of drugs in major bust as four Brits arrested

Australian police seized 766 kilograms of MDMA powder and six people, including four British men, were arrested in New Zealand, Queensland and New South Wales (NSW) ...

Australian navy seizes hashish and heroin worth $150 million

Australian navy seizes hashish and heroin worth $150 million

The Australian Navy said Saturday it had seized hashish and heroin worth more than 208 million Australian dollars (150 million US dollars) from fishing vessels in the Arabian Sea.

S Korea seizes another ship suspected of transferring oil to N Korea

S Korea seizes another ship suspected of transferring oil to N Korea

South Korean authorities have seized a Panama-flagged vessel suspected of transferring oil products to North Korea in violation of international sanctions, a customs official said on Sunday.

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

Syrian army seizes oilfield from Islamic State in east

The Syrian army and its allies recaptured an oilfield from Islamic State near the eastern city of Deir al-Zor on Saturday in further advances against the militants, state TV reported.

Malaysia seizes nearly $1 mn in trafficked wildlife at airport

Malaysia seizes nearly $1 mn in trafficked wildlife at airport

Malaysian authorities seized trafficked ivory tusks and pangolin scales worth nearly $1 million over the weekend, airport customs officials said on Wednesday ...

Philippines military says seizes drugs worth millions of dollars in besieged city

Philippines military says seizes drugs worth millions of dollars in besieged city

The Philippine military found methamphetamine worth between $2 million to $5 million while clearing rebel positions in besieged Marawi City, officials said on Monday, boosting suspicions Islamist militants ...

Oneto dreams of a brighter future for Chile

Oneto dreams of a brighter future for Chile

Chileans are very proud to call their country “the nation of poets”.