Fri, 27 Nov 2020

ISTANBUL, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- Turkish police launched on Tuesday wide-scale operations against drug dealers in the northwestern province of Bursa.

Some 600 police officers including those from special operation teams, riot squads and public order units, along with narcotic detection dogs, joined in the operations conducted simultaneously throughout the province, state-run Anadolu news agency reported.

Many suspects were detained during the raids, Anadolu said, without specifying the number of detainees.

A large number of drugs and unlicensed weapons were seized in the residences of the suspects, it added.

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