Australian police have seized half a billion dollars' worth of crystal methamphetamine and heroin after smashing a Hong Kong-linked international drugs syndicate.
Stella Nayiga clutches her mobile phone as she describes the messages that she received punctually every morning and evening for over a year, reminding her to take her antiretroviral (ARV) drugs regularly.
Mexico's interior minister suggested Wednesday that a mobile software app could help crack down on the country's crippling drug-related crime.
US regulators on Tuesday approved the second new anti-obesity drug in 13 years, Qsymia, for use with exercise and a good diet in people who are obese or overweight with certain medical problems.
US and Mexican authorities have unearthed a 240-yard-long drug smuggling tunnel under their joint border in the state of Arizona, the latest such find in the violence-scarred region.
The prescription drug methadone is linked to over 30 percent of painkiller overdose deaths, according to a report released by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Prevention Tuesday.
Aktau police has celebrated International Day Against Drug Abuse by burning several kilograms of drugs.
The official numbers can be easily multiplied by 10: expert.
There should be an agreement between law-enforcement authorities and Healthcare Ministry to make preventive work by authorities and doctors more efficient: expert.
A two-day operative meeting of the work group on interrelation between terrorism and illegal drug trafficking is being held in Almaty.
According to him, Western ideology was based on the idea of “the Western system [of values] being the most progressive, whereas the Soviet Union reportedly failing everywhere”.
Over 40 kg of marijuana and weapons have been seized from six members of an organized criminal group in Temirtau.
The U.S. wants no access to secret data or security-related information of the host country under the program of countering drug trafficking in Central Asia.
The U.S. have prepared a new project for countering Afghan drug trafficking that will involve five Central Asia states.
Central Asian Regional Information and Coordination Center on countering illegal drug-trafficking, took part in apprehension of at least 40 criminals in 2 years.
49,984 people are registered as drug addicts including 4,595 women and 3,071 children.
Kazakhstan Interior Ministry commented on the situation with Afghan heroin trafficking via Kazakhstan.
$230 million has been set aside for border services and customs control authorities of Kazakhstan for reinforcement of drug control.
Valentin Iglinskiy speeding at over 200 km/h was arrested by Nice police. His blood test showed excess alcohol content.
Russian Federal Drug Control Service is concerned that flow of heroin to Russia, Kazakhstan and Belarus might intensify in the nearest time.
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