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MoI confiscates 1.5 million pills of illicit drug

KUWAIT, – The Ministry of Interior (MoI) announced on Wednesday that it has confiscated 1.5 .million pills of the amphetaminelike drug Captagon, which were stashed in two containers that came from Ukraine Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Interior Sheikh Mohammad Khaled AlHamad AlSabah oversaw the seizure .during a visit he made to the Interior Ministry’s antidrugs department, said a statement issued by the ministry Moreover, the statement noted that security forces are capable of averting all threats to the security of the nation. .”We will strike with an iron fist all those who seek to do harm to the country,” Sheikh Mohammad AlKhaled said Furthermore, he said that such practices serve to motivate security personnel to hone their skills to combat all .threats, describing them as the eyes that never slumber Meanwhile, the statement revealed that two individuals, a Syrian and a Saudi, have been apprehended in .connection to the incident and will face legal action It also added that the two have confessed to bringing in copious amounts of the drug on a clandestine mission.

Source: Kuwait News Agency