A string of recent bombings in Thailandâs south comes as the military-led government struggles in peace talks with key insurgency groups. The government has since announced the formation of a "front-line" cabinet to resolve the long-running conflict. Steve Sandford reports from Naratiwat, Thailand.
Myanmar is #2 in the world for opium production. As Myanmarâs new parliament faces major reform challenges, a drug epidemic remains deeply rooted in some ethnic states with growers allowed to produce opium with impunity.