Turkish labs processing Afghan opium into Heroin to deliver to Europe

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Turkish labs processing Afghan opium into Heroin to deliver to Europe 

MOSCOW, Dec. 22 — Turkish laboratories are processing Afghan opium into heroin for deliveries to Europe, the director of Russia’s Federal Narcotics Control Service said Tuesday.

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Russian official puts IS earnings from Afghan heroin smuggling at up to USD 500 M a year

December 23, 2015 by · Comments Off on Russian official puts IS earnings from Afghan heroin smuggling at up to USD 500 M a year 

MOSCOW, Dec. 22 — The Islamic State (IS) terrorist group earns up to USD 500 million per year by trafficking Afghan heroin, the head of Russia’s federal drug control service said on Tuesday.

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