The Journal reports


TWO MEN ARE due to appear in court this evening following the seizure of cannabis herb and cocaine worth around €8.2 million.

Gardaí seized the drugs and arrested the two men in Co Kildare on Thursday.

The men have since been charged.

They are appearing before Naas District Court at 5.30pm this evening.

The seizure was made as part of an investigation involving gardaí from the National Drugs and Organised Crime Bureau and Special Crime Task Force.

Head of Organised and Serious Crime Assistant Commissioner John O’Driscoll said yesterday that gardaí are working against the supply of drugs in “challenging circumstances”

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