Algeria – Forty-six smugglers of different nationalities were arrested yesterday Thursday in the territory of the 6th RM, by detachments of the ANP in coordination with the National Gendarmerie and Customs, says, Friday, November 16, in a release, the Department of National Defense (DND).
"As part of the fight against smuggling and organized crime, detachments of the ANP in coordination with the elements of the National Gendarmerie and Customs arrested on November 15, 2018 in the territory of the 6th RM, (46) smugglers of different nationalities, and seized (02) off-road vehicles, (01) truck. (08) metal detectors, (05) generators, (05) jackhammers, (05) motorcycles, and (1,375) tonnes of foodstuffs, "says the same release.
Moreover, the elements of the ANP and the National Gendarmerie, recovered in separate operations One (01) rifle, (01) pistol and (01) pair of binoculars in M'sila / 1st RM, and seized (126) kg of kif treated in Tlemcen / 2nd RM and Souk-Ahras / 5th RM, and arrested (05) narcotrafiquants, as well as the seizure of (4482) psychotropic tablets, in Algiers and Chlef / 1st RM, (47936) pyrotechnic units and (3471) units of different drinks at El-wadi / 4th RM, and (15000) liters of fuels and (02) tourist vehicles at El-Taref, Souk-Ahras and Tebessa / 5th RM.
In the framework of the fight against illegal emigration, the elements of the National Gendarmerie and Border Guards, arrested (20) illegal immigrants of different nationalities in Tlemcen and Naama 2nd RM, says the same source.