Interior Ministry: 131 inmates pardoned, 403 released on parole nationwide
The Interior Ministry announced that 131 inmates were pardoned while 403 others were released on parole on the occasion of the 67th anniversary of Police Day.
Interior ministry: Attempt to smuggle 3 kg of cocaine foiled at Cairo airport
The Interior Ministry's department for drug and crime fighting has thwarted an attempt by an international gang to smuggle around three kilograms of cocaine into the country via Cairo airport.
Interior Ministry: Over 2 tons of drugs seized before entering country
A gang was arrested while attempting to smuggle more than 2 tons of narcotics worth over EGP 2 billion inside the country from the Red Sea.
Naval forces thwart attempt to smuggle narcotics, large amount of money
Naval forces foiled an attempt to smuggle 2,147 kilograms of heroin and 99 kilograms of "Ice" narcotics, in addition to a large amount of money, the Armed Forces said in a statement Thursday.