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The supposed war on terror is also serves the dual purpose of fighting drugs production in Afghanistan.Or does it? How ironic that the Taliban successfully implemented a 95% eradication of opium production in 2000-2001 before the invasion by western troops. Since then, opium production has exploded and the beneficieries of this lucrative contraband accrues to business syndicates, organized crime and western banking and financial institutions. A very small percentage accrues to farmers and traders in the producing country.
Here are four reports as evidence, including a UN document on the opium economy in Afghanistan.
Who benefits from the Afghan Opium Trade?
United Nations Report- The opium economy in Afghanistan
NY Times- At Heroin’s Source, Taliban do What ‘Just Say No’ Could Not
Taliban’s Eradication of Poppies is Convulsing Opium Market
oh and then there’s this:
MI6- Lords of the Global Drug Trade
A n old one, but explains who benefits from endless wars.
“Without an enemy image, you cannot have an Oligarchical society.”
“Those who benefit are the beneficieries of the current system…financiers primarily. They fear that without the diversion of a war, they cannot maintain social relations, property relations in the current form. They have manufactured in complete hysteria, a largely fictitious enemy.”
Look up a book by “Frank Kitson – low intensity operations”
Press TV are reporting that, according to diplomats, the British Army are involved in transporting Taliban gunmen around Afghanistan by helicopter . This has been going on for 5 months according to the Afghan president.
I can’t find much to corroborate this Press TV report , but it’s worth flagging up. If the political motivation is to escalate the Afghan campaign, then it’s in their interests to have an enemy to fight with…