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When Terrorists Become Pharmacists

By James S. Robbins  ~  

Do you know where your medications come from? It might be from an international terrorist drug ring. A new study from the International Institute for Counter-Terrorism finds that terror group Hezbollah is “already involved in manufacturing and distributing counterfeit medications.” Institute director Boaz Ganor says that “Hezbollah is liable to use its production centers, international smuggling and distribution networks, and ties to international crime syndicates to insert deadly fake drugs into the pharmaceuticals market.” 589 more words

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Polite Reminders

I, too, get helpful little reminders from the world at large when I’ve forgotten to do something that I was meant to have done. These days, it’s generally from the student loan people who have, thankfully, stopped ringing The Mom’s house and leaving vaguely threatening messages on the answering machine. 510 more words


3 arrested in connection with Mexican drug cartels, $1 million in drugs seized

BOSTON (AP) – Massachusetts and federal investigators have arrested three men they believe to have ties to an illegal drug trafficking network in Mexico, and seized heroin and crystal methamphetamine valued at $1 million. 107 more words