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Greek police arrests British citizen, seizes 11kg of heroin at Athens airport

Greek authorities have seized 11 kg of heroin hidden in the luggage of a British citizen at the Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport in Athens, police said on Friday.

Police said the 38-year-old man, who flew to Athens from the Pakistani city of Lahore via Doha, is part of a broader heroin ring trafficking drugs from Asian countries to Greece. He was arrested on Wednesday.

 Authorities also confiscated 300 euros, 84,000 Pakistani rupees ($730) and two cellphones. – reuters

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  1. That heroin probably came via Pakistan from the CIA-run poppy fields in Afghanistan.