Terrorism Monitor

Drugs and the Financing of Terrorism

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Drugs and the Financing of Terrorism

Drugs and the Financing of Terrorism By Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy  Terrorism Monitor,Volume 2, Issue 20, October 21, 2004. The financing of terrorism through illicit drug trafficking has been touted as a major problem since the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001. Indeed, during the last decade, Afghanistan has been the most important opium producing country in
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Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan

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Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan

Narco-Terrorism in Afghanistan Pierre-Arnaud Chouvy Terrorism Monitor, Volume 2, Issue 6, March 25, 2004   The illicit drug economy in Afghanistan is said to be fuelling terrorism. During a 8-9 February conference held in Kabul, Antonio Maria Costa, the Executive Director of the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), warned of « mounting evidence
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