opium Read Now Afghanistan's Opium Problem Won't Get Any Better This Year by Brian Anderson · 8 months ago "It is widely thought that every drug organization supports or works with insurgents in Afghanistan," said one official. Read Now Afghanistan Is the World's Newest Full-Blown Narco State by Brian Anderson · 10 months ago Not like that should surprise anyone. But the latest numbers from the UN's Office on Drugs and Crime really hammer it home. Read Now The UN Says Afghanistan Is Becoming a "Full-Fledged Narco-State" by Meghan Neal · 11 months ago The US-backed regime, the country's economic stability, law enforcement, and terrorist insurgents are all tangled up in the illegal drug trade. Read Now The US Leaving Afghanistan Means More Heroin in Russia by Derek Mead · 1 year ago Replacing the terror war with the drug war is going to be a rather difficult task. Read Now Afghanistan's Opium Poppy Harvest Is Booming by Brian Anderson · 1 year ago When NATO alliance forces roll out of Afghanistan in 2014, the fogs of another war could continue billowing out from the country’s southern and western provinces. Connect To Motherboard Most Popular Star Wars Ordered a 'DroneShield' to Prevent Leaks On Set Why the US Government Needs a Federal Robotics Commission I Drove the New Mustang Because Hauling Ass Rules How Drug Cartels Counterfeit Pills The Curious, Stressful Life of a US Military Drone Pilot The Exquisite Sounds of Plants I Have Sexsomnia—And Can't Be Cured Will People Actually Buy Color Changing, Biohacked Flowers?