Photos: Over 15,000 bottles of alcohol seized by Iranian police
Mehr News Agency via payvand

After two months of search and detection operations, police officers seized 15,900 bottles of smuggled alcohol in Tehran.

In some countries of the Muslim world, consumption of alcoholic beverages is forbidden according to Islamic Law - though the strictness by which this prohibition was and is enforced varies considerably between various Islamic countries and various periods in their history.

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