- August 21, 2021
- Posted by: admin1
- Category: DPN Topics
Subject – IR
Context – drugs funded the Taliban’s 20-year war with the US.
- The Golden Crescent is the name given to one of Asia’s two principal areas of illicit opium production (with the other being the Golden Triangle), located at the crossroads of Central, South, and Western Asia. This space overlaps three nations, Afghanistan, Iran, and Pakistan, whose mountainous peripheries define the crescent.