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GUYANA: US$5M worth of ammo found on ship with Guyana flag in Dakar, Senegal

Some of the ammunition seized at Dakar

Jan 21, 2022 – Kaieteur News – Senegal has seized three containers of ammunition from a Guyana-flagged cargo ship in the port of the capital Dakar, in a rare arms haul worth an estimated $5 million.

In a statement seen by AFP on Tuesday January 18, Senegal’s customs agency said it had searched a ship named the MV Eolika that stopped to refuel, after it had made “inconsistent declarations.”

Senegal seizes three containers of ammunition from a Guyana-flagged cargo ship in the port of the capital Dakar, in a rare arms haul worth an estimated $5 million. (Senegalese Customs/Handout/AFP)        Continue reading

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