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Captains, foreign crew held for smuggling illegal cigarettes

Two captains and six Indonesian fishermen have been arrested for smuggling illicit cigarettes after Taiwanese authorities recovered nearly 150,000 packets of illicit cigarettes from two fishing vessels in the waters of Yilan County of the island’s northeast. An intelligence report by investigators from Taiwan’s Coast Guard Administration found that a syndicate had been deploying fishing […]