A blog providing news, analysis, insight, and commentary on the war in Afghanistan.
Sunday, December 7, 2014
Making of a Narco State
In 2014 Afghanistan produced 90% of the world's supply of opium. The drug trade is an integral part of Afghanistan's economy and the corruption goes up to the highest of levels within the police, military, and government. Read more in "Afghanistan: The Making of a Narco State", Rolling Stone, by Matthieu Aikins, December 4, 2014.