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Police operation unearths weapons, drugs

olice on Crete on Friday arrested six suspects on charges of illegal arms and drug possession following a large-scale operation at the home and warehouse facilities of a family of livestock farmers in the village of Atsipades in Iraklio.

Police officers confiscated about 20 barrels containing hashish, four Kalashnikov assault rifles, two pistols and over 1,500 bullets.