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May 22, 1994 | IAN MacWILLIAM, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The United Nations' top drug control official watched 14 metric tons of captured hashish go up in smoke here Saturday and rewarded this Central Asian nation with more money to fight narcotics bound for the streets of North America and Europe. The hash, with an estimated street value of $650 million, was seized by the authorities as it entered Uzbekistan last year from neighboring Afghanistan.
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May 22, 1994 | IAN MacWILLIAM, SPECIAL TO THE TIMES
The United Nations' top drug control official watched 14 metric tons of captured hashish go up in smoke here Saturday and rewarded this Central Asian nation with more money to fight narcotics bound for the streets of North America and Europe. The hash, with an estimated street value of $650 million, was seized by the authorities as it entered Uzbekistan last year from neighboring Afghanistan.
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