Nearly 108 kilograms of heroin seized in eastern Turkey
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Nearly 108 kilograms of heroin seized in eastern Turkey

221 packs of heroin found hidden inside house in eastern Van province

News Service AA

Security forces seized nearly 108 kilograms (238 pounds) of heroin in anti-narcotics operations in eastern Turkey, security sources said on Monday.

In the Saray district of the eastern Van province, anti-narcotics teams raided a house and found a total of 107.9 kilograms of heroin hidden in 221 packages, the provincial police department said in a statement.

Two suspects, identified only by initials C.K. and S.K, were arrested during the operation.

*Writing by Gozde Bayar in Ankara

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