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Internal security force commander sums up this past year and outlines plans for new year

Wednesday, 10 April 2013

Highlights from first press conference of Esmail Ahmadi-Moghaddam:

  • This past year saw 321 kidnappings and hostage-taking events
  • This past year, 760 armed robberies took place
  • During the Nowruz holiday, there were 95 murders
  • Every day, 2,800 robberies take place in Iran
  • Over the past year, 18,873 people were killed in traffic accidents
  • 452 tons of drugs were discovered by internal security forces
  • 30 million liters of smuggled fuel was discovered
  • Significant decline in satisfaction and rebellion among workers
  • In the past year, no terrorist activity in Iran
  • 500,000 Iranians traveled abroad during Nowruz, a 5% decline in the volume of travelers
  • 6,500 Internet crimes were committed, 74% of which were solved by the cyber police
  • Beginning this week, operations launched to enforce dress and morality code in campaign called “increasing social and moral security” ahead of the summer.

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  • Published: 100 days ago on Wednesday, 10 April 2013
  • By: Iran Daily Brief
  • Last Modified: April 10, 2013 @ 1:30 pm
  • Filed Under: Domestic
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    • http://www.mehrnews.com/detail/News/2028863

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