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Chinese President Xi Jinping has vowed to support Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's drug policy

Chinese President Xi Jinping has vowed to support Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte's drug policy (Source: Wikimedia)

Chinese officials have called for an intensification of counter-narcotic efforts, after months of strengthening the country’s international drug control ties with...
The measure has passed both houses of Congress, and is awaiting President Donald Trump's signature

The measure has passed both houses of Congress, and is awaiting President Donald Trump's signature (Source: Wikimedia).

The US is set to remove restrictions on state-mandated drug testing for people who seek unemployment benefits, despite evidence suggesting this may worsen the country...
Singapore's "harm prevention" strategy poses serious health and human rights risks

Singapore's "harm prevention" strategy poses serious health and human rights risks (Source: Pixabay)

As dawn broke on November 18, 2016, Chijioke Stephen Obioha – a 31 year-old chemistry graduate and aspiring football player - was hanged in Singapore’s...
The European Parliament will need to approve the new Action Plan before it can be implemented

The European Parliament will need to approve the new Action Plan before it can be implemented (Source: Wikimedia)

The European Commission (EC) has proposed a new counter-narcotic plan for the European Union, which includes several seemingly progressive changes. Among the new...
The contents of a needle exchange kit

The contents of a needle exchange kit. (Source: Wikimedia)

At the end of October 2016, members of the Glasgow City Council, the health board and Police Scotland agreed to plans for opening the first safe injection facility in...

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