Turkey seizes over 73 tonnes of illegal substances during 2021

Turkey’s interior minister has reported that security forces seized 53 tonnes of cannabis, 20.5 tonnes of heroin, and 114 million cannabis roots during 2021 drug operations. The minister reported the largest drug seizures in the country’s history took place during this time. It is claimed as much as 75% of illegal drugs entering the country from the east are now being detected.

Source: https://www.hurriyetdailynews.com/tons-of-drugs-seized-in-2021-minister-reveals-169894