According to sources within the National Security Service (NSS) of Armenia, approximately one ton of cocaine was imported into Armenia by a fruit importing company. During the investigation of the criminal proceedings initiated and carried out by the NSS on May 13, it was found that a company operating in Armenia and engaged in the import of fruits, imported about one ton of cocaine into Armenia. The shipment went through transit countries Panama, Italy and Georgia. Its street value is around 250 million euros.
A forensic examination was ordered, interrogations were conducted, a request for information was sent to the respective agencies, and the investigative body was instructed to take respective measures. The criminal investigation of this case is in progress.