Tag: world crime

We Spoke to the Unlucky Company With the Same Name as the Investor of Taliban’s Marijuana Center

Cpharm Australia is not a drug or medical manufacturer, and it’s not engaged in discussions with the Taliban re cannabis,” Cpharm’s chief financial officer, Tony Gabites, told VICE World News over the phone. Photo by Paula Bronstein / Staff, via Getty Images On Wednesday night, the Twitter account for Afghanistan’s Ministry of Interior Affairs (MOI) announced that a foreign […]

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Bodies Hang From Cranes After the Taliban Announces Return of Executions

Civilians look on as the Taliban hangs the dead bodies of four people killed on charges of kidnapping in the main square of Herat, Afghanistan. (Photo by Stringer/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images) Punitive executions and amputations are set to resume in Taliban-controlled Afghanistan, following an announcement by the group’s notorious former head of religious police […]

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