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Afghan Opium Production 40 Times Higher Since US-NATO Invasion

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Afghan Opium Production 40 Times Higher Since US-NATO Invasion
Since the U.S.-led NATO invasion of Afghanistan in 2001, the production of opium in the country has increased by 40 times according to Russia’s Federal Drug Control Service, fueling organized crime and widespread death. The head of the FSKN, Viktor Ivanov, explained the staggering trend at a March U.N. conference on drugs in Afghanistan. Opium growth in Afghanistan increased 18 percent from 131, ...
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