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Marijuana farmers seen as engine of Aceh's drug industry

  • Hotli Simanjuntak

    The Jakarta Post

Banda Aceh | Sat, July 3 2010 | 01:10 pm

PREMIUM Aceh is currently the fourth-biggest distributor of illegal drugs in the country and a major producer of marijuana, Vice Governor Muhammad Nazar says. Speaking in the province's capital of Banda Aceh recently, he said many drug syndicates in Aceh used marijuana, which was readily available in Aceh, as bargaining chips with which to purchase stronger drugs, such as crystal methamphetamine, loc...