War on Drugs

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An initiative begun under the administration of US President Ronald Reagan that attempted to eliminate—or markedly decrease—drug abuse.
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The minister said modern equipment are being used for this purpose beside the contribution of the general administration for drug control in spreading education about the hazards and threats of drug abuse.
KUWAIT, Aug 13 (KUNA) -- Deputy Prime Minister and Interior Minister Sheikh Mohammad Khaled Al-Hamad Al-Sabah praised efforts made by the drug control department to frustrate any attempts of smuggling narcotics into the country.
More than 108 tons of various drugs were seized from illicit traffic within the space of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), said Chairman of the Coordination Council of Heads of the Competent Authorities to Combat Drug Trafficking, Head of the Russian Federal Drug Control Service Viktor Ivanov.
The National Commission for Drug Control, the Directorate General for Drug Control, and the Communications Authority are exploring measures to prevent the arrival of these "sound drugs" to the Kingdom.
Prevention and treatment are the cornerstones of the White House's 2014 National Drug Control Strategy.
The training was held at the Institute for Food and Cosmetic Control (IFCC) of the National Institutes for Food and Drug Control (NIFDC) in Beijing.
Dubai: A joint team from the General Directorate for Drug Control and Dubai Police's anti-narcotics department in cooperation with Sharjah and Ajman Police, have seized 149,860 controlled tablets.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Almost 900 kilograms (2,000 lbs) of Afghan heroin were seized in Russia in the first three months of 2013, the Russian Federal Drug Control Service (FSKN) said.
Drug production in Afghanistan is a threat for the EU states and they [NATO] agree, but say that they cannot work outside the European Union," Federal Drug Control Service head Viktor Ivanov said.
Salalah, Sept 18 (ONA) The Drug Control Department in Dhofar Governorate Police Command arrested 4 citizens in the Wilayat of Salalah smuggling and in possession of narcotic substances (Ghat), after receiving information about the defendants smuggling a quantity of Ghat to the Sultanate.
High-ranking police officials in the National Drug Control Agency stand accused of providing security for drug traffickers in the latest corruption case to hit the country as it tries to clean up its military and police, reports Caribbean360.
The products include Fat-burning and Slimming Green Tea (American product), Coffee Fast (Chinese product), Brazilian Slimming Coffee (American product), and Green Coffee 800 (American product), Director of the Pharmacy and Drug Control Department at the SCH Aisha Ibrahim al-Ansari said yesterday.