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3 Iranians arrested for drug smuggling in Georgia



Three Iranians have been arrested in Georgia for drug smuggling, Georgian officials said on Monday.

Security forces recently arrested an Iranian citizen who was carrying 800 grams of heroin in 282 packages meanwhile another Iranian citizen was arrested for having 1kg of drug in one of the hotels in Tbilisi, the officials added.

Two more Iranians carrying drug were arrested by security forces on Georgia-Azerbaijan border.

The arrested Iranians may face an 8 to 20 years in jail or a life imprisonment according to Georgia’s criminal law.