20 tons of medicines seized and more than (9) thousand medicine boxes of unknown origin seized in Baghdad

Baghdad, The Economic Security detachments of the National Security Service, in coordination with the health control teams, seized a fake warehouse, which was a house in Al-Ghadir area, containing (20) tons of smuggled and expired medicines and drugs, and (9,367) medicine boxes of unknown origin that did not contain original papers inside a pharmaceutical warehouse located in Hittin neighborhood.

The Economic Security detachments of the National Security Service, said in a statement that legal measures were taken against the two places, referring their owner to the competent judicial authorities, and confiscating the seized medicines.

Source: National Iraqi News Agency