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Why Asia is losing its war on drugs

BANGKOK – The days of small drug busts in Thailand are long over. Since at least 2017 seizures of illicit narcotics have involved shipments of multiple millions of “yaba” speed tablets and truckloads of high-purity crystal methamphetamine weighing hundreds of kilograms and often over a tonne. But even by the standards of the kingdom’s new […]