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Beirut Airport Seizes 230 kg of Drugs

Lebanese customs officials discovered 230 kg of Captagon amphetamine pills hidden inside tables prepared for export to the Gulf state of Qatar from Beirut international airport, the Finance Ministry said in a statement on Friday. The ministry, which oversees the customs department, provided photos of the white pills crammed inside table beams and said 1.5 million in total were discovered late on Thursday. There were no immediate details on who had been trying to transport them, but the...

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