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Green Energy Complicates the Taliban’s New Battle Against Opium

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New York Times, 29 May 2022

A quote from recent AAN research:

“The cultivation of opium and export of opiates is hugely important for the Afghan economy as a whole, and any implementation of the ban will have wide-ranging consequences,” the Afghanistan Analysts Network, an independent research group, wrote in a report last month.