At the request of France, authorities in Germany and Luxembourg carried out a coordinated blow on the network which was set up to launder proceeds from drug trafficking. The operation took place on 23 March and resulted in:
*Fourteen searches carried out in Germany and Luxembourg.
*Four members of the crime group, including its leader, arrested on the basis of European arrest warrants issued by France.
*Four properties worth several million of euros and high-value vehicles seized.
*Several bank accounts frozen with a total value of 187,000 Euros.
*26,000 Euro cash seized
*Fifty mobile phones and other devices seized for further examination.