Substance Abuse

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    [NON-ENGLISH SPEECH]This is how they say Al Qaeda and the Talibanmanage to make ends meet-- off the back of the booming tradein heroin.These pictures shot this summer and obtainedby Sky News from Northern Afghanistanshow a huge poppy field being harvestedfor opium, which will be turned into white powder.And this woman will be the drug mule.

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    She's a Tajik and will make her wayacross the border with a stash.If she's successful, the producershere will make a killing-- more money, more guns,more power to the warlords.Heroin, terrorism, mafia gangs-- nice combination.There are credible analysis if that happens,but not all the money is going to terrorists

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    and terrorist groups, of course, because thisis all part of a larger international criminalactivity.[SPEAKING RUSSIAN]

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    INTERPRETER: In this region, drugs, terrorism, extremism,they're all united.We've ...

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