Morocco Foils International Drug Trafficking Operation Seizes 4 Tones of Cannabis

Rabat – Morocco’s Royal Gendarmerie foiled on Tuesday an international drug smuggling operation in the city of El Jadida. The members of the royal gendarmerie have managed to seize four tones of Chira  (cannabis resin).The gendarmerie forces busted a truck loaded with four tons of Chira on Tuesday at about 5:00 a.m  on the Lahyalma beach, a rural commune of M’harza Sahel, as the truck drivers were preparing to unload the illegal cargo.The operation, according to Maghreb Arab Press, allowed the royal gendarmerie to arrest 2 drug smugglers. The security forces also seized two dinghies. Investigations are underway to determine the circumstances of the case and to arrest possible suspects involved in illegal drug trafficking.