Tagged With Opium

A politician battling to become the UK's new prime minister admitted to smoking opium


Mexican troops are in the streets to fight the drug war, and the country's defence chief says legalisation may be 'a way out'


Afghanistan is producing a lot more opium than before the US invasion. The US just can't stop it



Afghanistan wants the US to send the A-10 back to fight the Taliban


Mexican heroin is flooding the US, and the Sinaloa cartel is steering the flow


Opium production has set another record in Afghanistan -- here's where it increased the most



The stench from an overcrowded morgue in one of Mexico's most violent areas forced a government shutdown


Heroin is driving a sinister trend in Afghanistan


Homeland Security chief John Kelly and CIA director Mike Pompeo reportedly flew over Mexican opium fields


The US and Mexico may be teaming up to fight heroin, but the enemy is tougher than it appears


5 ways you could test positive for drugs when you're actually clean


Violence has been brewing in Mexico's warrior state, and now it's having grisly consequences



Some of the most important gains made in Afghanistan are slipping away


Production has soared in the world's opium capital


'Eradication has been close to zero' in the world's biggest producer of heroin


2 well-intentioned changes likely jumpstarted the opioid epidemic



MEXICO'S OPIUM BOOM: 'The cartels have a pretty good handle on the appetite in the US'


The dark net might be changing drug smuggling routes


Here's how Afghanistan's record opium harvest is flowing to the West


These astonishing maps show how hard drugs are produced and sold around the world