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Omar Faruk
Jul 13, 2022
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The myanmar government's three-month anti- drug operation , centered on lwe kham village in kutkhai township in northeastern shan state, seized more than 3,700 liters of methylfentanyl, 193 million tablets of methamphetamine and other drugs. 35.5 tons and 163,000 liters of drug-making raw materials, firearms and weapons, and more than 130 suspects were arrested. It is worth noting that fentanyl, a potent opioid that caused overdose deaths of 130,000 people in north america, was found in large quantities ghost mannequin effect in the region, as well as the 17.5 tons of fentanyl, which was almost equal to the total seized in myanmar in the previous two years. Of methamphetamine, and then highlights the problem of the continued expansion of the drug market. Jeremy douglas, unodc representative for south-east asia and the pacific, pointed out that the large seizures of methylfentanyl are an ominous sign, because they indicate the emergence of synthetic opioids, and the amount is not only enough to replace a year's local the production of heroin is 50 times stronger than that of heroin. A western official also told reuters , "This could be a game-changer in the future, as the misuse of this powerful drug poses a serious health threat to myanmar and the region."
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