Afghan police find huge opium stash in Helmand
Afghan police mentored by British troops have discovered an opium stash worth millions of pounds, along with insurgent weapons, during an arrest operation in Helmand province.
Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) swooped on the address of a man suspected of illegally selling government-owned land in the bustling town of Gereshk, in the northern part of Nahr-e Saraj district.
Inside, the police and their British partners from 1st Battalion The Princess of Wales’s Royal Regiment (1 PWRR) found several bags of wet opium.
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