Kenya to extradite suspected drug kingpins to US

A Kenyan court ordered police Thursday to process the extradition of four suspected drug traffickers to the United States, amid concerns of east Africa`s growing importance as a smuggling hub.

Pele`s son Edinho sentenced for money laundering

A Brazilian court has sentenced football legend Pele`s son Edinho to 33 years in prison for laundering money for drug traffickers, media reports said Saturday.

Villagers kill five suspected drug traffickers in Mexico

Five suspected members of a drug cartel were gunned down over the weekend by vigilantes in the Mexican state of Michoacan, prosecutors said.

Three drug traffickers executed in China

Three drug traffickers were on Tuesday executed in China while two others were given death sentence, the state media reported.

Keep off Manchester, Liverpool, Birmingham areas: UN

Hamid Ghodse said the situations in the three cities were comparable to parts of Brazil & Mexico ruled by drug cartels.

Venezuela to send drug kingpin to US - Report

Venezuela will extradite one of the region`s most-wanted drug traffickers to the United States.

Iran hangs five drug traffickers

The latest hanging brings to 192 the number of executions reported in Iran so far this year.

Goa police do not have list of drug traffickers

The police in Goa -- primarily dependent on tourism -- have no list of drug traffickers operating in the coastal state, Home Minister Ravi Naik told the state Assembly on Thursday.

US spy drones flown over Mexico since 2009: Report

The drones have been helping Mexican authorities spy on drug traffickers.

Iran hangs 10 drug traffickers: Reports

Iran has hanged 10 drug
traffickers, including seven who were executed in the southern
province of Kerman, media reports said on Wednesday.

Police peacefully take over 9 more Rio slums

The operation also led to the arrest of an allegedly fake German doctor.

Iran hangs 10 drug traffickers: Reports

Latest hangings bring the total number of executions so far this year to 65.

Iran hangs five drug traffickers

Iran has hanged five men
convicted of drug trafficking, the state broadcaster website
reported.

Iran hangs rapist, 3 drug traffickers: Report

Iran says the death penalty is essential to maintain law and order.

Iran hangs five drug traffickers: Report

Iran says the death penalty is essential to maintain public security.

Colombia arrests 34 traffickers in major drug bust

Police in Colombia have arrested 34 members of a major drug trafficking network that smuggled tons of cocaine a month into the United States through Venezuela, officials here said Thursday.

Iran hangs 8 drug traffickers: Report

Iran is among the countries that execute the most people each year.

Iran hangs three drug traffickers: Report

Iran has hanged three men who
were found guilty of drug trafficking, in a prison in the
central city of Yazd, ISNA news agency reported on Tuesday.

Drug traffickers get 10-yr-RI for carrying over 240 kgs charas

A Delhi court on Wednesday awarded ten
years rigorous imprisonment and imposed a fine of Rs two lakh
each on two persons found carrying over 240 kilograms of
charas here in 2006.

Iran hangs 3 drug traffickers: Report

Iran has hanged three men convicted of drug trafficking in a prison in the central city of Isfahan, Fars news agency reported on Monday.