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  1/24/2012, Tevet 29, 5772

Report: Israelis Arrested in Turkey for Trafficking

Two Israelis were arrested in Istanbul, along with a former Turkish policeman, for trafficking in heroin, according to a Monday report in Today's Zaman. The police were apparently tipped off to a transaction.

Police say the Israelis were caught in possession of 15kg/33lbs of the drug, which they are suspected of trying to smuggle to Israel.