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This photo taken on December 19, 2012 shows a pile of narcotics being... News PhotoAfghanistan,Horizontal,Jalalabad,Narcotic,Photography,Social Issues,StackPhotographer Collection: AFP 2012 AFPThis photo taken on December 19, 2012 shows a pile of narcotics being burned by Afghan officials on the outskirts of Jalalabad Nangarhar province. The United Nations said in November that opium poppy cultivation in Afghanistan has increased by 18 percent this year, sending a 'serious alarm signal' from the world's biggest opium producer. AFP PHOTO / SHAH Marai (Photo credit should read SHAH MARAI/AFP/Getty Images)