Massive seizures at EU’s external borders: nearly 16 million illegal cigarettes and almost 108 kilogrammes of narcotic substances detected


Every day, EU external borders are targeted by criminal networks committing different types of illegal activities. Frontex regularly coordinates international operations to respond to criminal phenomena and stop the crime at the borders. One of them, the Joint Action Days Finestra 3, took place between 6 and 17 November and focused on detecting the smuggling of excisable and illegal goods.

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