This 17 May 2015 video is called 400k football fields worth of opium in Afghanistan, despite US cash injections.
Another video which used to be on te Internet used to say about itself:
15 Sep 2010
Translated from NOS TV in the Netherlands:
Afghan opium trade flourishes
Update: Wednesday 13 Nov 2013, 09:48
Afghan Farmers: Opium Is The Only Way To Make A Living: here.
The Men Who Stare at Poppies: Fighting Afghan Drugs from Bahrain: here.
- Afghan opium harvest at record high (bbc.co.uk)
- Afghan opium crop hits record high ahead of Western withdrawal – UN (trust.org)
- Afghan opium production hits record (independent.ie)
- Afghan Opium Cultivation and Production Seen Rising (nytimes.com)
- Afghanistan opium poppy cultivation at record high (telegraph.co.uk)
- Afghan opium trade ‘worth more than Microsoft’ (itv.com)
- Poppy fields forever? Record opium output boosts Afghan warlords’ power base (fromthetrenchesworldreport.com)
- Afghanistan Opium Production Hits New High (hispanicbusiness.com)
- Drug War? American Troops Are Protecting Afghan Opium. U.S. Occupation Leads to All-Time High Heroin Production (rinf.com)