trafficker


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a person engaged in buying and selling

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As Naranjo said, for a long time "authorities have been concerned" by the lack of results that they obtain from turning over their nationals to the US Justice Department, but the volley of criticism jumped in April, when it became known that drug trafficker Phanor Arizabaleta was on his way back to the country.
Baghbani is accused of "allowing" Afghan traffickers to smuggle opiates into Iran "in return for assistance," which involved allowing traffickers to supply weapons to the Taliban "on behalf of Baghbani." The general is also accused of supplying Afghan drug laboratories with special chemicals used to produce heroin.
In doing so,he is giving up on the addict and hoping that their early demise will close the door on the traffickers' outlets.
Parents sometimes sell their children to traffickers in order to support other children in the family.
A cybersex trafficker who was arrested in Cebu City.
The victims have given harrowing accounts of the torture inflicted by Egyptian traffickers to extort up to $40,000 from their relatives.
FAISALABAD -- The police seized 463 litres liquor from 14 drug traffickers during the past 24 hours.
For the first time, four women have been added to the book of most wanted human traffickers.
He said that such traffickers took advantage of the ignorance of their victims to perpetuate the act under the false pretence of assisting them to leave better lives.
Juvenal Azurin, director of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao, announced on Monday in Buluan town, the provincial capital, that Barangay Kabuling in Pandag is now free from drug traffickers, a requisite for the municipality to become a 'drug free' area.
nabbed 589 human traffickers in Punjab, 382 in Islamabad, 23 in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK) while no human trafficker was arrested during the year in Sindh and Balochistan.
"One primate trafficker was arrested with 18 primate skulls including gorillas and chimpanzee, two giant pangolin scale traffickers arrested with 114 kg of pangolin scales, and another trafficker arrested with 100 kg of giant pangolin scales close to the entrance to the Yaounde-Nsimalen international airport," he said.
A trafficker who negotiates ransoms said that he is often able to extract YR279,500 per migrant from their families.
"Alam naman natin lahat na pag life imprisonment lang ipinataw mo dun sa drug trafficker e napakaluwag ng ating Bilibid prison para sila ay magpatuloy ng kanilang negosyo sa loob mismo noong compound [We all know a drug trafficker serving life imprisonment can still conduct business inside the compound of the Bilibid prison given how lax the facility is)," he said.
As the US counter-narcotics strategy in Afghanistan undergoes a huge shift,two American generals told the Senate Foreign Relations Committee that important traffickers linked to the insurgency had been placed on the "joint integrated prioritised target list." Currently serving in Afghanistan, the generals said at least two credible sources and substantial additional proofs were required before a trafficker's name was put on the list.