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Afghanistan expects record opium harvest despite US crop kill rhetoric

RT
April 18, 2013

Afghanistan’s drugs trade is flourishing – despite the eleven years that have passed since the U.S. kicked off its Operation Enduring Freedom. Even with the Taliban forced from power, the illicit industry’s still killing thousands of people around the world. Maria Finoshina examines the deadly multi-million-dollar trend, which shows no signs of slowing down.