Discussion in 'Current Affairs' started by trelawney126, Apr 15, 2013.
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Afghanistan: high expectations of record opium crop | World news | guardian.co.uk.
Was it worth it
This is down to the efficient management of the CIA using the US troops to protect the crop. And then the CIA sell it to the people in the USA who then get arrested for using it.
Ooh, I can hear the screech of car tyres outside and lots of shouting ... must go ... door bell has just rung ....
That wasn't the doorbell, it was just your tinfoil hat tinging as you moved.
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These subsistance farmers need to make a living somehow and it must be paying more than apples and pomegranates. It would be very unwise to remove that source of income without providing an alternative that brought in the same or more.
Agggh someone shoot me - I am in agreement with Finks again.
However the CIA have form from Cambodia and Laos during the Vietnam time so know how to manage the situation to their benefit. I also note that the Russian's aren't too chuffed that a lot of this produce is ending up on their streets.
Shithole place, shits that live there and the junkies that consume the shit.
Ah, the law of unintended consequences is alive and well;
Considering that this was not the primary objective;
I wonder which democratically elected vote waster signed up to that one
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