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2019 08 01 Durg Good Kai

Despite Record-Breaking Drug Bust in Shan State, Locals Fear Production Will Continue

Combined security forces from Burma’s military and police seized 16 billion kyat (US$10.7 million)...
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DEADLY LINKAGE: Drugs, weapons, money laundry and the Chinese

On June 26,  the 32nd International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking, narcotics...
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Shan State Police Burn Seized Narcotics in Taunggyi

The event was held to mark the International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit...
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Shan MPs: Short-Term Plans to Reduce Opium Poppies ‘Impossible’

‘If there is no peace, poppy flowers will bloom,’ an SNLD MP said in...
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Nearly 200 People Arrested in Tachileik With Drugs, Weapons

Police say that those apprehended may have ties to illegal gambling. Police arrested 198...
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RCSS Transfers Seized Drugs to Police in Mongton

The Shan armed group hands over around 30 kilograms of ‘ice’ to the government...
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Shan Communities Call for Solutions as Drug Use Soars

As the number of drug users rises dramatically, local people are looking for ways...
2019 01 05 drug

Shan State re-emerges as illicit narcotics production center

It seems Shan State's stigma of being the epicenter of narcotics production won't go...
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Five Drug-Related Deaths Every Month in Muse

The number of drug users appears to be increasing, particularly among youth in the...
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Man Allegedly Using Methamphetamines Stabs Wife, Child in Mong Hsat

Locals say he attacked his wife and two-year-old daughter with a knife; he is...