A British journalist was charged with arms possession on Tuesday (30/05) after being arrested at a Thai airport for checking in flak jacket plates and gas masks, standard equipment for media heading into war zones and other hostile environments. (JG Photo/Yudha Baskoro)
MARCH 08, 2017
The National Narcotics Agency (BNN) and customs officials arrested members of a drug smuggling syndicate in Medan, in North Sumatra, on March 1.
Eleven suspects were arrested and 48.16 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine, 3,702 ecstasy pills and 454 so-called Happy Five, or nimetazepam, tablets were confiscated.
According to available information, the drugs are smuggled by sea to Aceh from China.