World Drug Problem



  • علی لاریجانی 2017-12-04 20:30

    Iranian speaker calls UN to act instead of report on narcotics

    TEHRAN, Dec. 04 (MNA) – The Speaker of Iranian Parliament, Ali Larijani criticized the UN and NATO for evading their responsibilities in regards to war on drug trafficking.

  • Drug 2017-06-24 19:05

    World Drug Report 2017:

    29.5mn people suffer from drug use disorders

    TEHRAN, Jun. 24 (MNA) – In 2015 about a quarter of a billion people used drugs.

  • Yury Fedotov 2017/04/18

    By:Yury Fedotov

    Somali piracy disremembered

    TEHRAN, Apr. 18 (MNA) – Somali piracy off the Horn of Africa was once estimated by the World Bank to cost global trade billions of dollars, and to harm the fragile economies of countries in the region.

  • UNAIDS 2016-04-17 16:16

    UNAIDS lauds Iran for treating people who inject drugs

    TEHRAN, Apr. 17 (MNA) – Ahead of the UN General Assembly Special Session on the World Drug Problem, to be held on 19-21 April in New York, UNAIDS has released a new report which shows HIV cases among people who inject drugs in Iran fell from a peak of 1897 in 2005 to 684 in 2013.