(2017) 60th session of the Commission on Narcotic Drugs (UNODC)

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UN: Freeze Funding of Iran Counter-Narcotics Efforts

Source: Human Rights Watch Surge in Executions for Drug Trafficking (London) - The United Nations agency charged with combating illicit drug trafficking should withdraw its support for counter-narcotics police operations in Iran until the death penalty for drug offenses is abolished, six rights groups said in a letter published today. The groups made the plea …