Amu 8pm News

Amu 8pm News 10 September 2023

Methamphetamine trafficking in and around Afghanistan has surged in recent years and the illegal manufacturing of the drug in the country is seen as a growing threat, a United Nations report said on Sunday.

“The surge in methamphetamine trafficking in Afghanistan and the region suggests a significant shift in the illicit drug market and demands our immediate attention,” said Ghada Waly, executive director of the UN Office of Drugs and Crime (UNODC).