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Kazakhstan ratifies Caspian security agreement

President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev has endorsed a law on ratification of the agreement on security cooperation at the Caspian Sea.

Kazakhstan ratifies Caspian security agreement
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American dog trainers bring detector dogs to Almaty, help Kazakhstan stop saiga horn trafficking to China

Almaty customs officers have got four detection dogs from Europe and America. The joint effort is called to help save the dwindling saiga antelope population in Kazakhstan.

American dog trainers bring detector dogs to Almaty, help Kazakhstan stop saiga horn trafficking to China
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US restauranteur buys Pablo Escobar's Miami house

The owner of a Miami restaurant chain has paid nearly $10 million for a luxurious beach-front home in the US city once owned by famous Colombian drug trafficker Pablo Escobar.

US restauranteur buys Pablo Escobar's Miami house
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Account of undercover operation against Columbian drug mafia in Almaty

The National Security Committee of Kazakhstan held a successful special operation against Columbian drug mafia that attempted to extend their business into Kazakhstan.

Account of undercover operation against Columbian drug mafia in Almaty
Zhang Shuxia, an obstetrician involved in baby trafficking, stands trial in Weinan Intermediate People's Court in Weinan, Shaanxi province, December 30, 2013. ©Reuters/China Daily
China doctor guilty of baby trafficking

A Chinese court on Tuesday convicted an obstetrician of abducting newborn babies and gave her a suspended death sentence.

China doctor guilty of baby trafficking
I.Coast, Burkina Faso ink deal to fight child trafficking
I.Coast, Burkina Faso ink deal to fight child trafficking

The first ladies of Ivory Coast and Burkina Faso on Thursday sealed an agreement to fight the growing child trafficking trade between the two west African nations.

I.Coast, Burkina Faso ink deal to fight child trafficking
Peruvian drug traffickers prey on young Europeans
Peruvian drug traffickers prey on young Europeans

The profile is often the same: European, often young and female, and facing hard economic choices. A perfect mark for Peruvian cocaine traffickers seeking couriers.

Peruvian drug traffickers prey on young Europeans
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Gibraltar accuses Spain of causing border delays

Britain on Sunday said it had "serious concerns" after Gibraltar accused Madrid of deliberately creating delays to car traffic to and from the disputed British-held territory to Spain.

Gibraltar accuses Spain of causing border delays
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Canadian scientists charged with smuggling germs

Canadian federal police on Wednesday charged two former government scientists with allegedly trafficking in dangerous and highly contagious germs.

Canadian scientists charged with smuggling germs
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Withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan may have negative effect on Central Asia: Expert

Afghan militants may come to Central Asia after withdrawal of the international coalition troops from Afghanistan: Asseylbek Mendygaliyev.

Withdrawal of troops from Afghanistan may have negative effect on Central Asia: Expert
Family planning official snared in China trafficking ring
Family planning official snared in China trafficking ring

Police have detained two officials including one involved in family planning in China's latest crackdown on child trafficking that has ensnared 355 suspects.

Family planning official snared in China trafficking ring
'Worrying' increase in global child trafficking: UN
'Worrying' increase in global child trafficking: UN

Children -- most of them girls -- now make up 27 percent of all human trafficking cases, marking an alarming increase in recent years.

'Worrying' increase in global child trafficking: UN
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Singapore eases death penalty policy

The Singapore parliament has passed legal reforms abolishing mandatory death sentences in some drug trafficking and murder cases, giving fresh hope to dozens of inmates awaiting execution.

Singapore eases death penalty policy
CARICC to get direct access to Interpol information system
CARICC to get direct access to Interpol information system

A two-day operative meeting of the work group on interrelation between terrorism and illegal drug trafficking is being held in Almaty.

CARICC to get direct access to Interpol information system
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U.S. explained details of Central Asia Counternarcotics Initiative

The U.S. wants no access to secret data or security-related information of the host country under the program of countering drug trafficking in Central Asia.

U.S. explained details of Central Asia Counternarcotics Initiative
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U.S. eyeing secret data of Kazakhstan intelligence forces

The U.S. have prepared a new project for countering Afghan drug trafficking that will involve five Central Asia states.

U.S. eyeing secret data of Kazakhstan intelligence forces
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Kazakhstan jailed 40 international drug criminals

Central Asian Regional Information and Coordination Center on countering illegal drug-trafficking, took part in apprehension of at least 40 criminals in 2 years.

Kazakhstan jailed 40 international drug criminals
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Afghan heroin trafficking via Kazakhstan decreased

Kazakhstan Interior Ministry commented on the situation with Afghan heroin trafficking via Kazakhstan.

Afghan heroin trafficking via Kazakhstan decreased
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$260 million allocated for drugs countering in Kazakhstan

$230 million has been set aside for border services and customs control authorities of Kazakhstan for reinforcement of drug control.

$260 million allocated for drugs countering in Kazakhstan
Trial over traffickers of Kazakhstani's organs started in Kosovo
Trial over traffickers of Kazakhstani's organs started in Kosovo

The trial on charges of trafficking human organs started in Kosovo. Seven people are accused.

Trial over traffickers of Kazakhstani's organs started in Kosovo