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Drugs in Asia

the heroin connection : hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, June 21, 1995.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.

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Published by U.S. G.P.O., For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs., Congressional Sales Office in Washington .
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    Places:
  • Asia.,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Heroin industry -- Asia,
    • Drug traffic -- United States,
    • Drug control -- United States

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKF27 .I54915 1995e
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiii, 190 p. ;
      Number of Pages190
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL547846M
      ISBN 10016052198X
      LC Control Number96128566
      OCLC/WorldCa34297923

        Heroin now constitutes about 70 percent of the drugs seized in Central Asia. Its relatively cheap price -- a dose costs no more than $1 to $2 -- also means it has become the drug of choice among.   UNODC Asia Pacific Illicit Drug Programmes. The Global SMART Programme is a UNODC programme being implemented in a phased manner in priority regions around the world [].In view of anecdotal data suggesting that the use of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) was a growing problem in the region, East and Southeast Asia were the first priority regions to .

        A new book investigates the history of unsafe and deceptive practices by some generic-drug manufacturers, and explains why U.S. regulators struggle to . Medicinal Plants of South Asia: Novel Sources for Drug Discovery provides a comprehensive review of medicinal plants of this region, highlighting chemical components of high potential and applying the latest technology to reveal the underlying chemistry and active components of traditionally used medicinal plants. Drawing on the vast experience of its expert editors and authors, the book.

        Get this from a library! Drugs in Asia: the heroin connection: hearing before the Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific of the Committee on International Relations, House of Representatives, One Hundred Fourth Congress, first session, J [United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific.].   In her book Flashback, Penny Coleman quotes a military psychologist who says that if drugs are given while the stressor is still being experienced, they will arrest or supercede the development of.


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Drugs in Asia by United States. Congress. House. Committee on International Relations. Subcommittee on Asia and the Pacific. Download PDF EPUB FB2

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