Woman jailed for drug smuggling in Qatar blames system for plight

By |2018-02-22T08:11:12+00:00December 1st, 2017|Tags: , , , , |

FEBRUARY 6, 2016 by VICTORIA SCOTT and RIHAM SHEBLE Photo for illustrative purposes only A Colombian woman who initially faced the death penalty for smuggling drugs into Qatar has told Doha News that her incarceration is the result of systematic errors in the country’s judicial system. [...]

Rare snakes among 355 illegal items seized by Qatar customs last year

By |2018-02-22T08:18:21+00:00November 30th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , |

AUGUST 19, 2015 by LESLEY WALKER Tambako the Jaguar / Flickr Photo for illustrative purposes only Bags of snakes and rare reptiles, as well as drugs including hashish (cannabis resin), heroin and marijuana, were among the 355 items reportedly seized by [...]