Ecuador Seizes Five Tons of Drugs in 2013

first_img Serrano added that the Counter Drug Police is also focused on microtrafficking. By Dialogo April 17, 2013 Meanwhile, on April 15, the police seized 219 kilos of cocaine hidden in a house in Guayaquil port (southwest), according to the chief of said institution, Luis Castillo. “It is approximately two tons of drugs seized from ‘microtrafficking,’ compared to the three tons of international trafficking,” the official said on public network Gama TV. Ecuador, considered a transit country for drugs, confiscated about five tons of drugs so far in 2013, including two tons from drug trafficking, Minister of Interior José Serrano said on April 15. center_img Three people were arrested during the operation, including an Italian national, allegedly linked to the Sinaloa cartel, Castillo said. “There is a concern not only on public preventive measures, but also on how to react to those microtraffickers” at the national level, the minister said. Ecuador, a country traditionally considered a drug transit point towards the United States and Europe, confiscated about 42 tons of drugs mainly cocaine in 2012, compared to 26 tons in 2011, and 18 tons in 2010. In 2009, a record 68 tons was seized.last_img read more

DD LOCAL: RECORD NUMBERS TAKE PART IN CASTELFINN 5K FUN RUN

first_imgCastlefinn Community NotesWhist: 23/7/2014Ladies. 1st Annie Callaghan, Killygordon 168. 2nd Brigid Edwards, Castlefinn 167. 3rd Patsy Mc Granaghan, Castlefinn 166. Gents. 1st Joe Corry, Castlederg 172. 2nd Patsy Mc Daid, St.Johnston165. 3rd Patsy O Hagan, Cloughfin 164.1st Half:David O Donnell, Letterkenny 852nd Half: Malachy Browne, Raphoe 85Snowball:Next week’s snowball is €60 for 187 or more.Everyone welcome to attend.Parties: Parties can be booked at the CPI in CastlefinnIn need of a venue just contact the CPI centre on 074 9143976Bookings for midweek are subject to schedule at the centreWeekend (Saturday and Sunday) bookings range from 1pm to 3pm, 3.30pm to 5.30pm, 6.00pm to 8.00 pmCost 80 euroCastlefinn 5k walk and Fun Run:Castlefinn Running held their annual 5K on Friday last; they saw record numbers with well over 200 people taking part. They were well supported by all the local running clubs from Lifford, Convoy, Raphoe, Aghayaran and Finn Valley. Well done to all the volunteers an local Gardaí for all their help in running the event, it wouldn’t be possible without the help of the community.Whist: 23/7/2014Ladies. 1st Annie Callaghan, Killygordon 168. 2nd Brigid Edwards, Castlefinn 167. 3rd Patsy Mc Granaghan, Castlefinn 166.Gents. 1st Joe Corry, Castlederg 172. 2nd Patsy Mc Daid, St.Johnston165. 3rd Patsy O Hagan, Cloughfin 164.1st Half:David O Donnell, Letterkenny 852nd Half:Malachy Browne, Raphoe 85Snowball:Next week’s snowball is €60 for 187 or more.Everyone welcome to attend.Parties:Parties can be booked at the CPI in CastlefinnIn need of a venue just contact the CPI centre on 074 9143976Bookings for midweek are subject to schedule at the centreWeekend (Saturday and Sunday) bookings range from1pm to 3pm, 3.30pm to 5.30pm, 6.00pm to 8.00 pmCost 80 euroCastlefinn 5k walk and Fun Run:Castlefinn Running held their annual 5K on Friday last; they saw record numbers with well over 200 people taking part. They were well supported by all the local running clubs from Lifford, Convoy, Raphoe, Aghayaran and Finn Valley. Well done to all the volunteers an local Gardaí for all their help in running the event, it wouldn’t be possible without the help of the community.DD LOCAL: RECORD NUMBERS TAKE PART IN CASTELFINN 5K FUN RUN was last modified: August 8th, 2014 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:5kCastelfinnCommunity newsDD LOCAL: NewsNoticeslast_img read more