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Warship seizes a tonne of heroin

NAIROBI:

An Australian warship patrolling the Indian Ocean has seized more than a tonne of heroin worth £160 million from a dhow in Kenyan waters, Australia's Defence Department said yesterday. HMAS Darwin intercepted the vessel on Wednesday east of Kenya's port city of Mombasa and confiscated 1023kg of heroin in sacks hidden in cement bags.

Contextual targeting label: 
Drugs

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