Rabat, Sep 18 (IANS/MAP) A Moroccan national has been arrested by security and customs services at the port of Tangier for his involvement in drug trafficking.

The man was carrying 6,700 psychotropic pills when he was arrested on a coach coming from Italy on Sunday, an official said.

He was handed over to Tangier judicial police for further investigation, the official added.

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