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Pacific drug smuggling transit countries becoming destinations

AUCKLAND, 30 AUGUST 2019 (RNZ PACIFIC)—The executive director of the Pacific Islands Chiefs of Police organisation says countries in the region used for transiting methamphetamine to Australia and New Zealand are now becoming destinations themselves. Carl McLennan, also a superintendent in the New Zealand police, says smugglers use drug dependent Pacific people as cheap workers […]