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Beijing must step up anti-narcotics cooperation

On October 17, the US Department of Justice (DoJ) charged two Chinese nationals with manufacturing and distributing fentanyl and fentanyl analogs in the United States. According to a DoJ press release, 40-year-old Xiaobing Yan and Jian Zhang, 38, ran separate fentanyl labs in China,  manufacturing the potent synthetic opioid and selling it online to Americans. […]