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Eradication of the illicit drug trade is key to Afghanistan's future

Opium poppy is a species of plant from which opium is made. It is the source of many narcotics, including morphine, and its derivative heroin, and has been used by the insurgency to finance their attacks on Afghan National Security Forces and International Security Assistance Forces over the last 11 years.



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This work, Eradication of the illicit drug trade is key to Afghanistan's future [Image 3 of 5], by SSG Christopher McCullough, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:05.07.2012

Date Posted:05.29.2012 02:23

Photo ID:589501

VIRIN:120507-A-ET795-351

Resolution:4288x2848

Size:2.92 MB

Location:SAMOGAY, AF

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