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Most used illegal border crossings to SA are with three countries

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The “most popular” countries when it comes to illegal entry or smuggling contraband into South Africa are Lesotho, Mozambique and Zimbabwe. Residents from these countries...

Illegal immigrants, livestock, narcotics, stolen vehicles – all in an Op...

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“Ops normal” is probably the best way to sum up the national defence force’s ongoing border protection tasking which in the three months ending...

Soldiers tasked with border protection arrested

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Proof there are bad apples in every barrel comes with the arrest of soldiers deployed on the national border protection tasking Operation Corona for...

Soldiers confiscate R1 million plus worth of illegal cigarettes

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Yet another illustration of how lucrative the South African cigarette market is for smugglers comes in the form of four separate busts by soldiers...

Border protection prevents drugs worth millions reaching South Africa

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People seeking a better life than what is on offer in their own countries continue illegal pilgrimages to South Africa as evidenced by the...

Op Corona stops illegal liquor sales also nets drugs, counterfeit cosmetics...

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Among eleven recent successes listed by Eastern Cape Joint Tactical HQ for the Operation Corona border protection tasking, one jumps out as being new...

Border patrols net cigarettes, livestock and vehicles

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As always, the thin line of soldiers in camouflage continue to do their bit under trying circumstances, stopping stolen vehicles leaving South Africa and...

Op Corona stops contraband, recovers stolen vehicles and nabs illegals

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Recovery of stolen livestock and vehicles, confiscation of contraband and apprehension of “undocumented persons” remain the major components of the work done by soldiers...

Soldiers recover three vehicles worth R900 000

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Two incidents of soldiers preventing stolen high-end off-road vehicles leaving South Africa give insight into another area of work apart from apprehending undocumented persons...

Stolen copper recovered during border ops

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Copper is the latest addition to the growing list of goods confiscated by soldiers protecting “South Africa’s territorial integrity” as part of the Operation...

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SA’s top soldier right on decline upon a decline in the SANDF

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South Africa’s senior soldier – SA National Defence Force (SANDF) Chief – General Rudzani Maphwanya has it spot on in that the decline upon...