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And almost no event plays a larger role in that identity as a victim than the Opium Wars.
In 2011, Iran accounted for 80 per cent of the opium seizures in the world, and 30 percent of the heroin seizures.As Iran’s Marijuana Trade Thrives, Is It Becoming a Nation of Stoners?|IranWire|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Before the war, international rules were established to try and curtail the opium trade in the east.
In the end, the big question this book deals with is: What forces led to the prohibition of opium?
I want a dressing gown made from it, to inspire my opium dreams.
Many say that the use of opium is no evil, but those who say that have never known India, or else they are blind.Letters of a Javanese Princess|Raden Adjeng Kartini
It is as false a stimulant as opium or alcohol, and leaves a corresponding mark.The Translation of a Savage, Complete|Gilbert Parker
The poppy, on the other hand, produces nothing but opium and its alkaloids.Drugging a Nation|Samuel Merwin
In his book he affirms that it is only in recent years that opium has been grown in China.The Truth about Opium|William H. Brereton
His knowledge of Constantinople seemed to be nil, while the information he got out of me would not have filled his opium pipe.Caught by the Turks|Francis Yeats-Brown