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

Could Nemtsov Threaten Putin in Death as in Life?

Dynamic and debonair opposition leader had supported liberal economic reforms, criticized Russian president's aggression in Ukraine More

Oil Smuggling Highlights Challenges in Shutting Down IS Finances

Pentagon spokesman says Islamic State 'certainly continues to get revenue from the oil industry black market' but that airstrikes have made a dent More

India Focuses on Infrastructure, Investment to Propel Economy

Government expects economy to grow at 8 to 8.5 percent in next fiscal year More