Asia

Pakistan Faces Increased Drug Use, AIDSi
X
March 04, 2014 7:01 PM
According to a comprehensive United Nations survey on drug use in Pakistan, some 6.7 million people, or 6 percent of the population, used drugs at least once in 2013. VOA's Sharon Behn reports from Islamabad on how the use of illicit drugs is affecting the South Asian nation.

Pakistan Faces Increased Drug Use, AIDS

Published March 04, 2014

According to a comprehensive United Nations survey on drug use in Pakistan, some 6.7 million people, or 6 percent of the population, used drugs at least once in 2013. VOA's Sharon Behn reports from Islamabad on how the use of illicit drugs is affecting the South Asian nation.


You May Like

Photogallery Obama Announces Plan to Send 3,000 Troops to Liberia in Ebola Fight

At US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Obama details troop deployment and other pieces of US plan More

China Muslims Work to Change Perceptions After Knife Attacks

Muslims in Kunming say that they condemn the violence, it is not a reflection of the true beliefs of their faith More

Humanitarian Aid, Equipment Blocked in Cameroon

Move is seen as a developing supply crisis in West Africa More