Best of News

Keywords

WITH afp story Myanmar-society-crime-drugs,FEATURE by Shwe Yinn Mar... News PhotoCondition,HIV,Healthcare And Medicine,Horizontal,Myanmar,Shan State,Social IssuesPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPTO GO WITH afp story Myanmar-society-crime-drugs,FEATURE by Shwe Yinn Mar Oo This picture taken on August 7, 2012 shows a Myanmar medical officer checking the health condition of an ex-drug user at an HIV/AIDS Asia Regional Program (HAARP) office in Taunggyi, western Shan state. Surging production in the poppy fields and methamphetamine factories of Myanmar's remote borderlands is stoking fears of a drug crisis that is sweeping young people into addiction. AFP PHOTO/Soe Than WIN (Photo credit should read Soe Than WIN/AFP/GettyImages)