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HMCS Regina intercepts 132kg of heroin

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Her Majesty’s Canadian Ship (HMCS) Regina disrupted a narcotics shipment during a patrol in her designated area of operations in the Indian Ocean on March 31, as part of Operation ARTEMIS.  The crew boarded a dhow off the east coast of Africa and intercepted the narcotics which had an estimated street value of $26M. This was the first drug seizure for HMCS Regina under Operation ARTEMIS, which is a multinational effort with 29 other countries to deter terrorism and piracy in the region.

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