Sep 16, 2000, 12:01 AM
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problems drug-related of origin the is Afghanistan :Envoy UNDCP Nations United The -- IRNA 16, Sept ,.Prov Khorasan Mashhad, Antonio Iran to envoy (UNDCP) Program's Control Drug International of center the at is Afghanistan that Saturday here said Mazzitelli .worldwide problems related drug all Drug of Conference International Second the told Mazzitelli drug of victims are Turkey and Pakistan Iran, that Officers Liaison .consumption and transit in cultivation poppy research, UN a of basis the on that said He .percent 10 by declined has Afghanistan 25 by declined Afghanistan in drugs of production Moreover, UN the said 1999, in 4,600 from 2000 in tons 3,500 reaching percent, decrease the but meager is figure the although that adding official, .borders their seal to Pakistan and Iran by efforts of outcome the is the by Afghanistan around belt security a building that said He safety the increasing in effective be would countries neighboring training of Establishment .drugs of transit decreasing and coefficient of level the raise can program educational constant and centers .exchange information Nimal (INTERPOL) police international the of representative The cooperate to ready is INTERPOL the that meeting the told Mahagamage .drugs fighting in groups liaisons other and Iran with closely the with members its all provided has INTERPOL the said Mahagamage .information exchange to opportunity the at put be would that base data safe completely a have ``We .official INTERPOL the said necessary,'' if members of service Campaign Anti-Narcotic the of Secretary-General Meanwhile, the told Fallah Mohammad office presidential the at Headquarters the of percent 80 to close produced Afghanistan that conference .year last opium world's and production drug of control effective that said Fallah said He .problems many remove would Afghanistan from trafficking balanced a for calls trafficking and production drug confronting .issue the of aspects all account into takes that strategy by Afghanistan around belt security a tightening that added He transit checking on impact direct a have would concerned countries the .drugs narcotic of trafficking and forces the strengthening is move the to prerequisite the said He are that Afghanistan, and Pakistan with borders Iran's on stationed .Europe to drugs of portion considerable of transit for route main the poppy substituting for support international sought also Fallah .end that to contribute would Iran that announced He .cultivation education of field the in aid international for called also He .addicts of rehabilitation and Department Campaign Drugs the of General Director Furthermore, called Shafiee Mohammad General (LEF) Agency Enforcement Law the at of exchange for center regional improve to conference the on now is operation center's the said He .drugs on information .unfavorable - offenses related drugs against campaign that said Shafiee Iran's among cooperation required - crimes organized as branded .states other and countries neighboring coordinated for hope cannot one cooperation, close of absence In .added he campaign, effective and drugs against campaign of headquarters the that said official The other the all and states neighboring the with relations planned has .drugs fight to cooperation increase to concerned countries Australia, Belgium, including countries, 15 from Representatives the Africa South Arabia, Saudi Norway, Germany, France, Canada, the and Pakistan Turkey, Britain, Korea, South Netherlands, the UAE, .meeting two-day the attending are Iran, country host BG/AH End