CIA Drug And Narcotic Trade And Trafficking In Burma. PART 5
CIA ran covert operations in the Golden Triangle heroin complex since the early 1950s. CIA had close relationship with the drug lords and was enmeshed with the region's opium-heroin trade CIA and the US agency for International Development ( USAID ) supplied the region's opium and heroin dealers with arms, ammunition and transportation of food supplies in exchange for mercenary forces or political leverage. CIA support included in the collection, manuafacture and transport of opium and heroin.CIA activities in Burma transformed the Shan states into the largest opium growing region in the world.
Friday,18th November, 2016