Iranian Custom Police Seize 100KG of Narcotics Shipped from Afghanistan

Iranian media have reported the discovery and seizure of a drug shipment from an Afghan oil tanker at Dogharoun Customs.

This shipment was discovered from an Afghan tanker on Sunday, August 14 evening by the Dogharoun Customs staff in Razavi Khorasan.

The legal and supervisory deputy of Iran’s customs said: “After physical checks and cutting the desired points of the tanker, 100 packages with an approximate weight of 100 kilograms of  narcotics have been discovered.”

Iranian officials have said that during the last four months, 19 kilograms of drugs are seized as a result of extensive physical inspections at Dogharoun Customs.

Meanwhile, the Taliban have repeatedly emphasized the fight against drugs in various meetings.