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Harsh Punishments for Drug Use in Southeast Asia
(The CIA Factbook calls Myanmar the “world's second largest producer of illicit
opium”). In spite of such draconian measures, certain places are flush with illegal
The Golden Triangle - Geography - About.com
The Golden Triangle's mountainous terrain and distance from major urban
centers make it an ideal location for illicit poppy cultivation and transnational
Why Would Opiate Medications Cause Fainting?
Dec 31, 2012 ... Answer: Opiates -- medications made directly from opium extract or a ... (It's worth
noting that unlike legal medications, illegal opiates are not ...
Afghanistan On Verge of Becoming a 'Narcotics State'
State Dept. report shows Afghan opium production tripled since 2003 ... gross
domestic product is now derived from the production and sale of illicit narcotics.
Article 112a—Wrongful use, possession, etc., of controlled substances
(1) opium, heroin, cocaine, amphetamine, lysergic acid diethylamide,
methamphetamine, phencyclidine, barbituric acid, and marijuana, and any
compound or ...
What Is in Heroin? - Addictions - About.com
The opium poppy grows in many parts of the world, including Asia, Australia,
some ... to clandestine labs run by illicit drug manufacturers, to makeshift