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    Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse

    Witnesses testified at a Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control hearing on prescription drug abuse and its role in the increased use of Heroin in the U.S. They also spoke about…

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    Counternarcotics Efforts in Afghanistan

    Drug enforcement officials testified on the illegal drug trade in Afghanistan and the future of counternarcotics efforts as U.S. military forces continued to withdraw from the…

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    Dangerous Synthetic Drugs

    Drug policy and enforcement officials testified on the dangers of using synthetic drugs, such as Molly, K2, Spice, and “bath salts.” Topics included how these drug traffickers…

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    Counter-Narcotics Efforts in Afghanistan

    The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control held a hearing on counter-narcotics operations in Afghanistan. Among the topics addressed were operations in southern regions of…

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    Use of Steroids by Youth Athletes

    Panelists discussed the issue of steroid abuse by young athletes. They discussed the availability of steroids, their risks, the risk of counterfeit steroids, and strategies for…

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    Ecstasy Drug Use

    Witnesses testified about the increasing use of the drug ecstasy, problems associated with usage, current prevention efforts, and increased sentences for ecstasy traffickers.

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    Drug Money Laundering

    Witnesses testified about efforts and initiatives to curb money laundering schemes in Colombia which use black market peso exchanges in order to support drug trafficking and smuggling…

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