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    Pakistan Faces Increased Drug Use, AIDSi
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    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.


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