Abdul Satar, and other poppy farmers in the area near Kabul say their crops are taxed by both the Taliban and government forces. (Tom Lasseter/MCT)
Abdul Satar, and other poppy farmers in the area near Kabul say their crops are taxed by both the Taliban and government forces. (Tom Lasseter/MCT) MCT
Abdul Satar, and other poppy farmers in the area near Kabul say their crops are taxed by both the Taliban and government forces. (Tom Lasseter/MCT) MCT

Afghan drug trade thrives with help, and neglect, of officials

May 10, 2009 12:00 AM

UPDATED June 15, 2015 09:30 PM

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