Nineveh..A Campaign To Arrest Drug Traffickers

Mosul The Nineveh Governorate Police Command announced the start of a campaign to arrest drug traffickers throughout Nineveh Governorate and its center is the city of Mosul.

A source in Nineveh Police told the National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) that “the campaign’s goal is to eliminate drug traffickers that have recently spread in the city of Mosul.”

The source added, “Detachments of the Anti-Narcotics Division of the Nineveh Police Command were able to arrest 11 red-handed drug traffickers, in possession of large quantities of narcotic substances that they intend to sell in Nineveh Governorate.”

The source indicated that “the accused were arrested pending investigation in accordance with the provisions of Article 28 of Narcotics by the competent judge in preparation for the completion of the rest of the legal procedures against them.”

Source: National Iraqi News Agency