One injured during drug smuggling attempts from Syria to Jordan: JAF

Jordan

Published: 2021-10-14 13:40

Last Updated: 2021-10-22 09:02


One injured during drug smuggling attempts from Syria to Jordan: JAF
One injured during drug smuggling attempts from Syria to Jordan: JAF

Thursday, the Eastern Military District thwarted an attempt to smuggle large quantities of narcotics from Syrian territory into Jordanian territory.

An official military source in the General Command of the Jordanian Armed Forces - Arab Army stated that the rules of engagement were applied, which led to the injury of one of the smugglers, while the rest fled into Syrian territory.

After searching the area, large quantities of narcotic substances were found.

The source stressed that the JAF will deal firmly with any infiltration or smuggling attempt in order to protect the citizens and the security of the Kingdom's borders.