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Police seize 16kg of cannabis, arrest one suspect

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The drug squad on Tuesday seized more than 16 kilos of cannabis and arrested the man in whose luggage the drugs were found at Paphos airport.

The 57-year-old man, who arrived on a flight from Thessaloniki at 11.15am, was caught with 16 kilos and 468 grammes of cannabis wrapped in 15 packages in his suitcase.

He is expected to be brought before a court on Wednesday.

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