Mar 3 2020

Sabbagh: Some countries involved in bringing terrorism to Syria use drugs as one of their terrorist tools

Vienna, SANA- Syrian Arab Republic stressed care, as a state part of most of international instruments related to drugs combating, smuggling and use for non-medical purposes, for updating and developing its national laws in a way that cope with these international agreements along with adopting measures that aim to prevent their transportation, smuggling and use for illegitimate purposes. Syria’s Permanent Representative to the UN in Vienna Bassam Sabbagh said, in a statement in the 63rd session of the UN Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) is held in Vienna, Syria exerts tireless efforts to enhance collective awareness on the dangers of …

Feb 12 2020

Four drug pushers arrested, 53kg of Hashish seized in Damascus

Damascus, SANA – The Drugs Combating Department, Damascus Branch confiscated 53 kg of Hashish during transporting them from Homs to Damascus and arrested 4 drug pushers, an Interior Ministry source said in a statement Wednesday The source added that four drug pushers were arrested according to information received by Drugs Combating Department, Damascus Branch that there is a drug pusher who has a large amount of Hashish in Homs province which he intended to distribute it in Damascus city. It pointed out that four drug pushers were arrested in Masaken Barzeh neighborhood in Damascus city and 53 kg of Hashish were seized in their possession. H. Zain