On 29 December 2020, police officers dismantled an international arms trafficking ring in the Costa del Sol region of Málaga province. Authorities raided three locations and seized 160 firearms, approximately 10,000 rounds of ammunition and 1.5 kg (3.3 lbs) of explosives. In addition to the weapons, authorities seized a warehouse filled with Nazi memorabilia. Authorities arrested two German nationals and one U.K. national in the operation and charged them with arms and drug trafficking, as well as falsifying official documents. According to police officials, the group acquired weapons from Eastern Europe and sold them to drug trafficking gangs in Costa del Sol and Campo de Gibraltar.