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Turkish authorities nab 13, seize 2.35 tons of drugs in narco ops


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Interior Minister Ali Yerlikaya introduced Tuesday that 13 suspects concerned within the manufacturing and commerce of narcotics have been apprehended within the “Narkogüç-36 Operation” carried out in seven Turkish provinces.

He knowledgeable that 2.35 tons of narcotics, in addition to 11,000 narcotic tablets, have been seized as a part of the operations.

“Raids conducted by police and gendarmerie teams in Istanbul, Van, Diyarbakır, Adana, Hakkari, Bitlis and Bingöl led to the capture of 13 suspects involved in narcotics production and distribution, as part of the Narkogüç-36 Operation” the minister wrote on social media platform X, previously Twitter.

Yerlikaya congratulated the police and gendarmerie conducting the operation, including that the combat towards drug traffickers, terrorist organizations and arranged crime teams “that poison our people will continue with determination.”

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