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to take drugs, money, people, etc. to or from a place secretly and often illegally ลักลอบนำเข้า 

The key destinations are Cambodia, Indonesia and Malaysia, where African mafia gangs are thought to play a role in smuggling the drug to other countries.

The end of August saw the arrest of a woman who tried to smuggle a sedated baby tiger cub through Suvarnabhumi Airport and aboard a flight to Iran.

Higher liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) prices in neighbouring countries have encouraged smuggling of approximately 4,000 tonnes per year and rising, says Peerapol Sakarin, director-general of the Energy Business Department. 

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