Spain seized 30 tonnes of hashish

Posted on 01 October 2020

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On Wednesday, local authorities reported that the Spanish police seized nearly 30 tonnes of hashish from four sailing boats off the coast of Gran Canaria, Spain which came out to be their biggest drug bust at sea. In the raid, nine Bulgarians and Russians were arrested. Earlier this year, 4.6 tonnes of hashish was seized from two sailing boats from the same drug group near the Balearic islands.

Key Point

  • 30 tonnes of hashish was seized by Spanish authorities at sea.