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Police Record Largest-Ever Bust of Drugs Smuggled into S. Korea

Police Record Largest-Ever Bust of Drugs Smuggled into S. Korea

SEOUL, Oct. 15 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korean police said Monday they have busted the largest-ever operation to smuggle drugs into the country, a scheme they say involves Taiwanese and Japanese organized crime rings and Korean dealers. Six people were arrested in the attempted trafficking of 112 kilograms of methamphetamine, an amount that is enough to be [...]

High-Profile Drug Cases Evidence of a Growing Illegal Narcotics Black Market

High-Profile Drug Cases Evidence of a Growing Illegal Narcotics Black Market

SEOUL, Sept. 22 (Korea Bizwire) – The recent bust of Gyeonggi Province governor Nam Gyeong Pil’s oldest son for illegal narcotics use has reintroduced the subject of such substances into everyday conversation. The case involving Nam’s son is preceded by the arrest of Choi Seung Hyeon, who was convicted for smoking marijuana with a young [...]