Graphic charts poppy cultivation and opium production in Afghanistan.
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Dramatic surge in opium production

October 31, 2016 - Poor security has led to a 43% rise in production of the illicit crop from 2015, with 4,800 tonnes produced this year, according to the UN.

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PUBLISHED:31/10/2016; STORY: Graphic News; PICTURES: Getty Images
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