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Cannabis smuggler nabbed at Athens Airport

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Customs officials at Athens International Airport found nearly 17 kilograms of cannabis in the luggage of an incoming passenger from Madrid, authorities said on Tuesday.

The drugs – which weighed in at 16.8 kilos – were detected by sniffer dogs and confiscated, according to police sources.

No details were made public about the suspect, who subsequently faced a prosecutor on drug-smuggling charges.