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. Last Updated: 07/27/2016

Prosecutors Fight Gambling

In the two months since most forms of gambling have been banned, prosecutors have opened 472 criminal cases into illegal gambling activity, the Prosecutor General’s Office said Tuesday.

It said the owners of unlawful gambling facilities disguise them as Internet cafes and bookmakers’ officers.

Casinos and slot machines have been banished to four far-flung zones since July 1.