AFGHAN POLICEMEN ARE SEEN THROUGH FLAMES OF BURNING ILLEGAL
DRUGS IN KABUL.
Afghan policemen are seen through the flames during a burning of confiscated
illegal drugs in Kabul on October 22, 2002. The Interior Ministry of
Afghanistan on Tuesday destroyed 922 kgs (2033 lbs) of opium and 971 kgs
(2141 lbs) of hashish (cannabis resin) which were seized in Kabul on their
way from Afghanistan's eastern province of Ningarhar. Afghanistan is one of
the main suppliers of heroin and opium in the world. NO RIGHTS CLEARANCES OR PERMISSIONS ARE REQUIRED FOR THIS IMAGE