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Green Energy Complicates the Taliban’s New Battle Against Opium

The multibillion-dollar trade has survived previous bans. Now, the Taliban are going after solar-powered water pumps to try to dry up poppy crops in the middle of a national economic crisis. (New York Times, 29.05.2022)

https://www.nytimes.com/2022/05/29/world/asia/afghanistan-opium-taliban.html