Hashish Exceed in Illegal Drug Turnover in Azerbaijan

Politics Materials 23 November 2007 16:04 (UTC +04:00)

Azerbaijan, Baku / Trend corr. К.Zarbaliyeva / Hashsish exceeds in illegal turnover in Azerbaijan.

The Azerbaijani State Anti Drug Commission reported to Trend news agency that about 965 kilogram of drug was seized for ten months of 2007. Some 678 kilogram of hashish, 121 kilogram marihuana, 107 kilogram of opium, 58 kilogram heroin and more than 1 kilogram cocaine were seized and destroyed.

More than 359 tons of drug was seized and destroyed for the mentioned period.

Within ten months of 2007 some 2034 criminal cases linked with drug was registered, and