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Target Golden Triangle drug lords, not users, UN urges

Governments in Southeast Asia should be targeting the heads of major drug cartels believed to be raking in huge sums of money – “more than [the GDP of] some countries in the region” – from a vast trade in methamphetamine and opium made or grown in the infamous Golden Triangle region in northeast Myanmar, rather than […]