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Enforcement: The seizure of 273.000 counterfeit tablets, by French Customs, within the framework of Operation Pangea VIII

Enforcement: The seizure of 273.000 counterfeit tablets, by French Customs, within the framework of Operation Pangea VIII

June 18th 2015 - www.lexpressguinee.com

Operation Pangea VIII, which was deployed from 9 to 16 June 2015, fights against illegal Internet sales of medicines and medical devices. This year, 115 countries, including France, took part in this operation coordinated by Interpol, the World Customs Organization (WCO) and the Permanent Forum on International Pharmaceutical Crime (PFIPC). French Customs seized 1,125 Kg of illicit drugs, fake and counterfeit medicine including 273.000 counterfeit tablets.