Illegal cancer drug operation in Pendik – Last Minute Türkiye News

The teams of Istanbul Police Department Anti-Smuggling Crimes Branch received information that there are many drugs at an address in Pendik.

The teams that carried out an operation at the address in question seized 15,289 medical drugs with a market value of approximately 10 million liras, used in the treatment of cancer, genetics and various rare diseases, in glass-protected bottles, tablets and boxes brought to the country illegally.

Two suspects were caught and detained during the operation.

It turned out that the suspects collected drugs from patients who were prescribed cancer drugs in Turkey, but did not use some of the drugs they took because they used other drug supplements, and sold these drugs at 4 times the price in Middle Eastern countries.

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