Afghanistan Seeks Help In Drugs Fight After Opium Crop Hits Record

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January 15, 2014 AT 11:11 AM
Afghanistan needs more financial assistance for its anti-narcotics fight after opium cultivation hit a record high last year, a government minister said on Wednesday, as international forces prepare to leave the country. Afghanistan is the world's top cultivator of the poppy, from which opium and heroin are produced.