Drugs in Shan State

Photo: CCDAC
17 December 2019
Myanmar police seized 6.6 kilograms of heroin and some stimulants in Shan state,...
Photo: CCDAC Myanmar
12 September 2019
Myanmar authorities seized 42.5 kilograms of opium worth over 25.5 million kyats (17,000...
17 August 2019
Myanmar is caught in a conundrum as the government attempts to clean up the country’s...
This undated handout from Myanmar's Office of the Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services received on August 1, 2019 shows items found at a jungle drug lab in Kutkai Township in Shan State. Photo: Office of the Commander-in-Chief of Defence Services/AFP
02 August 2019
Raids on jungle drug labs have been met with heavy artillery fire, Myanmar narcotics...
Photo: CCDAC
25 June 2019
Myanmar's anti-drug force has seized stimulants worth of 150 million kyats (100,000 U.S....
'WY' also know as Ya Ba drug. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
01 June 2019
As the International Crisis Group (ICG) report “Fire and Ice: Conflict and Drugs in...
Shan State. Map: Google
31 May 2019
Civil strife has turned Myanmar’s Shan State into a crystal methamphetamine hub. The...