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TEHRAN, Jun 8 - Prominent Conservative politicians, who are competing to become the next British prime minister, have come forward to say how they used banned drugs like cocaine, cannabis and opium .
News ID: 40535    Publish Date : 2019/06/08


TEHRAN, December 13 - The Afghan government has increased saffron production by 22 percent this year as part of a plan to create an alternative source of income for farmers dependent on opium poppy cultivation.
News ID: 32794    Publish Date : 2018/12/14


TEHRAN, December 13 - Iran’s anti-narcotics police forces have managed to capture more than 4,000 kilograms of opium in the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan, a provincial police commander announced.
News ID: 32774    Publish Date : 2018/12/13


TEHRAN, April 29, YJC - Iranian police forces in the southeastern province of Sistan and Balouchestan arrested a professional narcotics trafficker with more than 1.5 tons of opium after an exchange of fire in a car chase.
News ID: 9286    Publish Date : 2017/04/29


TEHRAN – Iranian Interior Minister Abdorrahman Rahmani Fazli has expressed Tehran’s readiness to help replace Afghanistan’s poppy cultivation farmlands with alternative crops.
News ID: 6341    Publish Date : 2015/02/16


Tehran, YJC. Iran Police stopped 120 kg opium placed inside industrial gear heading for London.
News ID: 4865    Publish Date : 2014/08/18


TEHRAN, YJC. Arrested opium is burnt in public by Hamadan Police.
News ID: 4497    Publish Date : 2014/06/28


Tehran, YJC. Iranian police has arrested smuggler carrying opium in his stomach.
News ID: 3280    Publish Date : 2014/01/22


Opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan reached a record high in 2013 as farmers seek to "insure" themselves ahead of NATO forces' withdrawal next year, the United Nations said Wednesday.
News ID: 2668    Publish Date : 2013/11/13