An international police sting has led to the arrest of almost 180 dark web vendors. Called Operation DisrupTor, the sting was led by Germany’s Federal Criminal Police but also involved US law enforcement agencies including the FBI, Europol, and the Dutch National Police. A total of 179 arrests were carried out, with 121 taking place in the US. The rest were distributed across Europe, though the majority of these (42) happened in Germany. .en.