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Iceland Customs Report Increase in Steroid Smuggling

Icelandic customs authorities at Keflavík International Airport report a considerable increase in the illegal importation of steroids, both in liquid and tablet form, to Iceland in the last six months.

keflavikairport_ipaKeflavík International Airport. Photo copyright Icelandic Photo Agency.

Last week, customs seized around a liter of steroids—enough for 2,000 dosages—which was sent to Iceland by post, the package which was marked as containing nut oil, reports.

In November, a man was caught with 35,000 steroid tablets and 500 ampoules arriving at Keflavík International Airport. Packages containing steroids were also among those seized by customs in the lead-up to Christmas.

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