Reportage: Pakistan II: Heroin: Heroin in Pakistan

A heroin addict with a wound on his arm from excessive intravenous drug use sits along a sewage canal in the city center. Pakistan is the main staging area for heroin export from Afghanistan to the rest of the world, creating a huge drug addiction crisis in the country.Quetta, Pakistan.Photo © J.B. Russell
Heroin in Pakistan, October 2001

A heroin addict with a wound on his arm from excessive intravenous drug use sits along a sewage canal in the city center. Pakistan is the main staging area for heroin export from Afghanistan to the rest of the world, creating a huge drug addiction crisis in the country. 

Quetta, Pakistan. 

Photo © J.B. Russell