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Lebanon’s Interior Minister Bassam Mawlawi (R) gives a press conference about a seizure of a cache of captagon tablets, a codrug of amphetamine and theophylline, that was hidden in tea boxes to be smuggled, at the headquarters of the Internal Security Forces in Lebanon’s capital Beirut on January 25, 2022. (Photo by ANWAR AMRO / AFP)

With narcotics like Captagon continuing to flow across regional borders, there has been little done to address what regional states can do to effectively stem the flow of the illicit narcotic. Read the full article here.

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