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Tangiers-Med: More than 27 tons of drugs seized

Another big drug seizure in Tangier. The Tangiers-Med port security district authorities seized a record shipment of 27.3 tons of Hashish on Sunday night aboard three international cargo trucks registered in Morocco.

The vehicles were preparing to leave Morocco by sea to Europe and were supposed to carry a cargo of industrial equipment, says the DGSN.

During the check, the customs and the port security services found the amount of drugs distributed on 16 containers in the trailers of the three trucks, says the DGSN.

The three drivers driving the trucks and three assistants, all of Moroccan nationality and aged between 31 and 50 years were arrested.

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