A USCGC John Scheuerman seized illegal drugs worth $20 million in US street value from a fishing vessel in Arabian Sea.
1,350kg of hashish, 276kg of methamphetamine and 23kg of amphetamine pills were found upon interdiction.
The operation was part of the Combined Task Force 150, currently led by the UK Royal Navy.
Combined Maritime Forces consist of 38 member-nations and partners.
The operation is an example of ‘excellent teamwork and multinational collaboration’.
CMF has interdicted over $1 billion worth of illicit narcotics since its inception.
The USCGC John Scheuerman crew showed ‘selflessness and strength’ during the interdiction.