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Al-Zahrani added that customs also thwarted another attempt to smuggle 26,000 Captagon pills found hidden inside a fire extinguisher on one of the trucks.
Talking to the Senate chairman, CM Jam Kamal had said that no-confidence motion against Sanjrani will be thwarted at all costs.
KARACHI -- The lawyers community thwarted the strike call given by Supreme Court Bar Association (SCBA) in Karachi and they appeared in the courts as usual.
Even though the attack was thwarted by the Air Force air defence fighters including the MiG-21s and the Su-30MKIs and one Pakistani F-16 was also shot down, it was felt that presence of air defence units in the area could have caused more damage to the Pakistanis.
by Times News Service The ITA's annual report for 2018 states that 901,569,883 attacks on government networks were thwarted by the Oman National Computer Emergency Readiness Team (OCERT).
On April 4, the security authorities thwarted the biggest smuggled cargo of drugs [2 tons] after conducting investigations and arrested a group of drug dealers while trying to bring the drugs into the Red Sea governorate.
PESHAWAR -- Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Excise intelligence Police thwarted major attempt of smuggling and seized huge quantity of ammunition and weapons on Saturday.
During the conference, many statistics were mentioned about the crimes that were thwarted before they occurred and those committed by the criminals arrested by the police.
25 (Petra) -- An army unit on the eastern frontiers on Sunday foiled an attempt to infiltrate the Kingdom's borders and also thwarted two attempts to smuggle in large quantities of narcotics, according to an official source at the Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army.
Riyadh, Muharram 26, 1440, October 06, 2018, SPA -- Border guards in the northern border area thwarted an attempt to smuggle amphetamine tablets using a motorcycle with 50 bags filled with 49,830 amphetamine tablets.
Soldiers in the IDFs Unit 8200 thwarted a major Islamic State terror attack this past summer which aimed to bring down a civilian airliner headed from the Australian city of Sydney to Abu Dhabi, the army has revealed.
More than 100 fighters aligned with Syrian President Bashar al-Assad were killed after U.S.-led coalition and coalition-backed local forces thwarted a large, apparently coordinated attack late on Wednesday and early on Thursday, a U.S.