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Alicante-Elche Airport given security boost

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Alicante-Elche Airport has been given a boost in security resources to cope with growing passenger numbers and increase is illegal activity. Thirty-four new Guardia Civil officers have been deployed to the facility in time for the Easter holiday season, which is an increase of more than 30 percent in staffing levels.

The officers will focus on the prevention of smuggling, fraud, and tax crimes, as well as being responsible for airport security. The airport is the fifth busiest in Spain and has the highest number of British travellers in the country.

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