Border Guards foil smuggling attempts

August 26, 2011

According to the latest statistics, Border Guard patrols in Jazan Province have managed to thwart numerous smuggling attempts during the month of Ramadan. Their policing efforts have resulted in the confiscation of 97 firearms, 11,200 rounds of ammunition, 300 dynamite detonators, 7,261 kilograms of fireworks and other contraband. Additionally, the Border Guards have arrested 5,678 people trying to infiltrate the Kingdom.