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Afghanistan stores 40,000 tons of opiates – Russia’s drug watchdog

20.09.2013 12:44

Some forty thousand tons of opiates are stockpiled in Afghanistan, Russian authorities revealed, urging coalition forces to focus on the elimination of drug laboratories in the Islamic Republic.

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Hai Toheroa 25.06.2014 14:54

The British defeated the Chinese...took Hong Kong..setup the banks in Hong Kong to launder the drug money .the rest is history....Think about the drug war in Mexico....the Cayman Islands,,,,,Afghanis tan...have the British changed nope...people tend to forget that the American people were a British Colony....British... British/American.... same people....dealing in drugs....check out wikipedia folk...Hai


Hai Toheroa 25.06.2014 14:53

Then the Chinese outlawed opium sales, and the sophisticated British started a war with the Chinese, Opium war 1, and Opium war 2, look it up on Wikipedia....The British told the Chinese you are going to TAKE OUR DOPE or we will kill you...and thats what they did...Queen Victoria was the biggest dope dealer in history....


Hai Toheroa 25.06.2014 14:53

In 1840 the British were selling opium from the fields of india. They made a law telling merchants who were dealing with China to sell them opium. China had some much silver from trading with the British they had silver dunes... a trade imbalance.

The trader would give the Chinese silver for his goods and then the trader would offer the opium to get back the silver... Overtime the trade imbalance was in favour of the British.... and then the Chinese government realized what was going on...after 2 million Chinese had become addicts.


haroonramoz 17.11.2013 23:22

Vodka must be better.


haroonramoz 17.11.2013 23:21

that is the only income CIA has.


Diez Sanchez 18.10.2013 17:49

Don't tell the Americans there is that much dope there! Mexican drug dealers had to quit rolling their dead immigrants in long white sheets or the junkie Americans & their bad drug habits would try in smoke em! AAAAGHH QUITdoping america! Your disease leads to lots of death! Not from the drug usage but by them that game the relaxed oversight of agencies like DEa, DOJ, &CIA to make a war on terror & drugs a good Chunk of, off the grid cash! The money is not in these poor farmers or south American drug crop growers hands silly! ..follow d money & watch the house made of crackers<---ha) crumbles!


Kathy Legislative Coordinator 22.09.2013 22:32

"For Russia – where an estimated 8.5 million people use drugs – battling the problem remains vitally important. Between 20,000 and 30,000 people die in the country annually through drug abuse, and around 100,000 from narcotics-related illnesses, according to FSKN."

- One would think Russia would be more than ready to legalize cannabis for medicine and recreational use. Cannabis is far safer than alcohol, any pharmaceutical, and certainly any form of opiate, for mind body and society. Humans have an endocannabinoid system regulating nearly every physiological event in the human body. We run on cannabinoids.


Joe Daniels 22.09.2013 01:59

Why is it being stockpiled? To be taken to Russia etc in one load to destabilise the country?


Dandy Fapper 21.09.2013 22:00

It's the US led coalition that has built the opium production up to what it is. The taliban had it under control. The "war on drugs" has actually been a war to promote drugs.


BANKSTER SLAYER 21.09.2013 17:30

Why does nobody ever remember that MORPHINE also comes from Poppies? And with cancer rates at all time highs, at least in the USA, the demand for MORPHINE has never been greater. Oh but we must let Big Pharma manipulate the poppy market and drive prices higher for this drug ... and we certainly won't let people know about all the natural remedies for cancer. WE MUST KEEP THE MORPHINE CASINO RUNNING.

pffftt .... let Babylon be destroyed, NOW.


Wayne Lambright 21.09.2013 04:15

Hyprocacy. You can't have a war on drugs if there are no drugs, wars need weapons which are paid for with drug profits. How about we have a war on hypocrisy and government corruption and let citizens of the world decide what they want to do with there bodys, they do it anyhow and if we legalized all drugs, Imagine the profits. Its obvious nobody cares about the people who die, so let them die and lets profit, thats the motto of the arms industry.


L Lewis 20.09.2013 18:57

what feeds $ to black ops world wide


Sean Strongman 20.09.2013 18:56

i don't understand, nato fault is that russians ar consuming 40 time more heroin?


Elma Riachi 20.09.2013 18:21

So Afghanistan's 40,000 tons of opiates becomes the new Fort Knox. I doubt the Afghans will see poppy cultivation as 'illegal' it's part of their culture. They have been growing for millenia.


Colin Shorey 20.09.2013 17:43

My goodness,all those yanks and Brits ,sounds similar to border control.Could they recognise poo if they saw it?


StepStone 20.09.2013 17:39

Afghanistan is doing chemical warfare against our youths.

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