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Saturday, February 15, 2014
Interview of DoS Official for Counter-Narcotics
Ambassador William R. Brownfield, the U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs was recently interviewed upon his return from a trip to Afghanistan. He attempts to explain how, despite the expenditure of 6-8 billion dollars since 2001 the production of opium is higher now than what it was in 2002. "Warning Sounded Over Drug Trafficking In Afghanistan", Radio Free Europe, February 13, 2014.