Two men have been arrested following seizures of cannabis worth more than €2m in Co Carlow and Co Kildare.
The arrests were made yesterday and today as part of an ongoing Garda operation, after searches were carried out in Naas, Co Kildare.
A number of follow-up searches were also carried out in Naas and Carlow and a substantial amount of suspected cannabis resin and cannabis herb was discovered.
The total amount of drugs seized is believed to be in the region of €2.1m.
The men, one aged 47, and the other, aged 35, are being held at Naas and Carlow garda stations under Section 2 of the Criminal Justice (Drug Trafficking) Act 1996.