Welsh Somali community welcomes drug ban

A Welsh community has tonight welcomed the Home Secretary's decision to ban the herbal stimulant Khat. Theresa May said she was doing it 'to protect vulnerable members of our communities' and to send a clear message to smugglers.

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Ban on stimulant Khat

Home Secretary Theresa May has said she stands by her decision to ban herbal stimulant Khat, despite the Home Affairs Select Committee calling for her to change her mind, due to lack of evidence over harms.