smuggled

Total:7

  • 2,700-year-old bricks to go on show at home 2022-05-09 18:24

    2,700-year-old bricks to go on show at home

    TEHRAN – A collection of recovered Mannaean bricks will go on show in the city of Bukan, western Iran, where they were originally unearthed by archaeologists in the 1970s.

  • The end is near! Visit objects recovered from smuggler at Tehran show 2022-04-15 18:34

    The end is near! Visit objects recovered from smuggler at Tehran show

    TEHRAN – A exhibition of prehistorical glazed bricks, recovered from a smuggler in Switzerland, is about to wrap up at the National Museum of Iran in downtown Tehran.

  • 700,000 liters of smuggled oil products confiscated 2021-11-20 19:00

    700,000 liters of smuggled oil products confiscated

    TEHRAN – Over 700,000 liters of smuggled oil products worth more than 50 billion rials (nearly $1.1 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) have been discovered last week across the country, police official Jalal Amini said on Saturday.

  • $123m of smuggled goods, currency seized 2021-06-13 21:00

    $123m of smuggled goods, currency seized

    TEHRAN – Smuggled goods and currency worth 5.1 trillion rials (nearly $123 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) have been seized across the country through the second phase of a nationwide plan to fight against smuggling goods.

  • Smuggled goods worth $70m confiscated 2021-05-10 16:22

    Smuggled goods worth $70m confiscated

    TEHRAN – Some 2.9 trillion rials (nearly $70 million at the official rate of 42,000 rials) worth of smuggled goods have been seized across the country.

  • 1,834 smuggled historical objects back home in 4 years 2021-04-21 21:00

    1,834 smuggled historical objects back home in 4 years

    TEHRAN – A total of 1,834 historical objects have been returned to the country over the past four years, deputy tourism minister Mohammad-Hassan Talebian said on Wednesday.

  • Switzerland returns smuggled antiquities to Iran 2020-12-20 19:42

    Switzerland returns smuggled antiquities to Iran

    TEHRAN – A total of 49 works of ancient art that had been looted and smuggled out of Iran some four decades ago have recently been returned home with the aid of Swiss officials.