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Afghan Opium Crop Headed for Record Highi
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April 15, 2013 8:15 PM
Afghan farmers are facing another bountiful harvest. But instead of celebrating, officials at the United Nations and around the world are increasingly worried. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more on Afghanistan's opium trade.

Afghan Opium Crop Headed for Record High

Published April 15, 2013

Afghan farmers are facing another bountiful harvest. But instead of celebrating, officials at the United Nations and around the world are increasingly worried. VOA's Jeff Seldin has more on Afghanistan's opium trade.


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