This is a Side Effect of Purdue Pharmas Great Painkillers
Good footage from AlJazeera from Kabul about Afghani smugglers.
If you don’t understand the connection to an American pharmaceutical company, it is briefly like so:
– OxyContin is a narcotic painkiller that is incredibly addictive
– Street value of an OxyContin pill is over $50
– Users of OxyContin (or other opioids) who become addicted experience incredibly painful emotional and physical withdrawals without the drug
– Street value of a hit of heroin is $5-$10 and produces the same effect as OxyContin
I am sure you can piece together the rest of the puzzle as to why Purdue Pharmas billion dollar drug that is basically “legal heroin” has fueled a global trade that also funds Al Qaeda and other terrorist organizations.…