Kazakhstan, USA discussed fight against drug trafficking and organized crimes

30 October, 2018, 11:40 350
Kazakhstan, USA discussed fight against drug trafficking and organized crimes

The Ministry of Internal Affairs of Kazakhstan held a meeting with representatives of the US Embassy. 

The Kazakh Ministry of Internal Affairs held a meeting of the leadership of the Departments for the fight against drug trafficking and criminal police with Chargé d'affaires of the US Embassy in Kazakhstan Theodor Ling, BNews.kz reports referring to a press service of the Kazakh Ministry of Internal Affairs. 

The sides have discussed prospects for cooperation in the fight against drug trafficking and organized crimes. 

The head of the Department for the fight against drug trafficking Arystangani Zapparov noted that the fight against drug trafficking remained priority directions in the bilateral cooperation.

The head of the Criminal Police Department Armanbek Baimurzin told about the ongoing work to combat transnational crimes, including human trafficking.  

The representative of the US Embassy, Theodor Ling, noted the significance of the meeting and highly appraised the efforts of the Internal Affairs bodies of Kazakhstan.