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Heroin Boom: Afghanistan Producing 25 Times More Opium Since U.S. Invasion - Breitbart
The estimated opium poppy plant production and its cultivation area in Afghanistan have increased more than 25-fold over the course of the ongoing war in the country to 4,800 metric tons and 201,000 hectares (ha), respectively, according to the United Nations.
afghanistan  heroin  drugs  opium  war  drugTrade 
23 days ago by Jswindle
Newsbud Exclusive- NATO-CIA-Pentagon: Junction of the Real Druglords & Warlords_
Are you aware of the heroin epidemic that has been on fire all across America- since 2001? Thanks to the government-corporate media outlets you probably are not.
Between 2002 and 2013, heroin-related overdose deaths in the US quadrupled, with more than 10,000 people dying of heroin overdoses in America in 2014 alone. Afghanistan has been the number one source globally of both opium and heroin:
Heroin from Afghanistan has killed more people than the 55,000 Americans killed in the Vietnam War. An American now gets killed every 32 minutes by Afghan heroin. With US heroin deaths tripling every four years, an American will get killed by heroin every 16 minutes by 2020.
heroin  drugs  afghanistan  CIA 
23 days ago by Jswindle
Drug Deaths in America Are Rising Faster Than Ever - The New York Times
Drug overdoses are now the leading cause of death among Americans under 50.
drugs  opioid_epidemic  war_on_drugs  heroin  fentanyl 
june 2017 by perich
The Addicts Next Door - The New Yorker
West Virginia has the highest overdose death rate in the country. Locals are fighting to save their neighbors—and their towns—from destruction.
opioid  drugs  heroin  addiction 
june 2017 by schneid3306
Violence is soaring in parts of Mexico that supply America’s heroin - Washington Post
> Mexico provides more than 90 percent of America’s heroin, up from less than 10 percent in 2003, when Colombia was the main supplier. Poppy production has expanded by about 800 percent in a decade as U.S. demand has soared. The western state of Guerrero is the center of this business, producing more than half of Mexico’s opium poppies, the base ingredient for heroin. Guerrero also has become the most violent state in Mexico, with more than 2,200 killings last year.
mexico  violence  heroin  2017 
may 2017 by porejide

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