Drugs in Afghanistan

Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see not future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>A man is under the influence of opium and lies at the roof of of the neighboring buildings.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br><br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruins, smell is awful and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>A man injects himself with heroin.<br><br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>A man shows with his last pride a tatto made at his body.<br><br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see not future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>Local police and humanitarian come to check the situation, to avoid deseases they all wear protection.<br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>Two man discuss a drug matter in one of the basements.<br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the first floor of the building people vegetate on the ruins, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br><br>Fridwan Muhammed Sharif (27) died because of Drugs, his body can only be taken by the ambulance if his fellow addicts change his clothes for their clothes. because of this act of compassion he will be buried properly<br><br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruins, smell is awful and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see not future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>Fridwan Muhammed Sharif (27) died because of Drugs, his body can only be taken by the ambulance if his fellow addicts change his clothes for their clothes. because of this act of compassion he will be buried properly<br><br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruins, smell is awful and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br><br>Drug addicts wait for food distributed at another ruin nearby, they only come if there is food avaiable.<br><br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruins, smell is awful and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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Afghanistan 2009, Kabul <br>At the basement of the building people  vegetate on the ruines, smell is awfull and the scenery tragic.<br>Opium and Heroin addicts live in the old Russian theater, that is totally destroyed during the previous wars.<br>As drug addiction is raised by 60% last year, the problem is out of control for local authorities.<br>Drug addicts work or be a bagger in the Kabul streets every 3 days to pay their addiction, buying bread is more expensive some say.<br>Most of them realize that their life expectation is only a few years, but see no future perspective and return to drugs after rehabilitation.<br>
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