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Liberian leader's aide held over marijuana
Head of presidential motorcade arrested along with three men after crossing from neighbouring Sierra Leone with drugs.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2013 18:58 GMT
Kenyan poachers make a killing in ivory
East African ivory and rhino horn continue to be in high demand, despite international efforts.
Last updated: 29 Jun 2013 18:18 GMT
Iran executions anger Afghan families
Dozens of Afghans have been executed in recent months across the border in Iran, mostly for drug related offences.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 13:07 GMT
When conservation efforts meet global security
The world must see more commitment from the international community in combating wildlife trafficking.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2013 13:27 GMT
UN says bribe payments soar in Afghanistan
Survey found that $3.9bn, twice the nation's domestic revenue, was paid in bribes in 2012.
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Last updated: 08 Feb 2013 05:36 GMT
Somali 'Big Mouth' quits pirate industry
Mohamed "Afweyne" Abdi Hassan renounces illicit profession, as international naval crackdown diminishes piracy profits.
Last updated: 11 Jan 2013 22:02 GMT
So who's winning the war on drugs?
President Nixon's declared war on drugs is more than thirty years old. It's time to ask who's winning.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 10:37 GMT
All roads lead to Afghanistan
The robust central Asian drug trade often hurts minorities living in border areas.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2012 10:13 GMT
Portugal and the drug war
The decriminalisation of drugs in Portugal has been a success, but austerity measures may threaten drug treatment.
Last updated: 23 Nov 2011 08:39 GMT
Sri Lankan jails 'hell' for women
"About 150 of us sleep in a cell for 75 people ... An open drain infested with rats runs the perimeter of the room."
Last updated: 25 Jul 2011 16:29 GMT
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