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British Forces News: Lashkar Gah drug rehab clinic proves a success

October 28, 2011

A unique rehabilitation clinic in Lashkar Gah, Afghanistan has been described a success at its attempt to tackle the growing drug problem.

Poppy growing in Afghanistan causes instability in the country by fuelling the insurgency. But it’s also created a country of drug addicts, especially in Helmand with one in fifteen addicted to opium or heroin.

It’s the only free to access clinic of its kind in the country

From BritishForcesNews on YouTube.

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