US-Led Coalition Launches Operation Sentinel to Protect Gulf Waters

Published on November 12, 2019 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments November 07: A US-led naval coalition officially launched operations in Bahrain on Thursday to protect shipping in the troubled waters of the Gulf, following a string of attacks that Washington and its allies blamed on Iran. The coalition, aimed at warding off the perceived threat to the world’s oil supply, has been in the making since June. Iran, which has denied any responsibility…

November 13, 2019
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Dubai Customs Seizes 413,000 Captagon Pills in Container at Jebel Ali Port

Published on November 12, 2019 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments November 10: Dubai Customs made a new major Captagon seizure hidden in a container of ship spare parts coming from an Asian country. Cooperation between different customs departments and good planning have led to thwarting the attempt to smuggle 412,562 million Captagon pills at Jebel Ali & Tecom Customs Centre. The vessel changed routes, and Dubai became its transit…

November 12, 2019
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Authorities in Pakistan Seize 241 kgs Heroin, 2 kg Hashish in Joint Operation

Published on November 12, 2019 by Johanna Loock   ·   No Comments November 12: A joint Intelligence-based Counter Narcotics Operation was conducted by Pakistan Navy, Pakistan Maritime Security Agency, and Anti-Narcotics Force at Pishukan near Jiwani, Balochistan. A huge cache of narcotics including 241 kilograms Heroine and 02 kilograms Hash was recovered in the joint operation. PMSA vessel located and subsequently approached a suspicious Fast Speed Boat (kyak) of suspected smugglers…

November 12, 2019
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