Senior counter-narcotics officials from Afghanistan, Iran, and Pakistan convened in Islamabad Tuesday to participate in 13th Senior Officials Meeting on controlling drug trafficking.


Senior counter-narcotics officials from Afghanistan, Iran, and Pakistan convened in Islamabad Tuesday to participate in 13th Senior Officials Meeting on controlling drug trafficking.
A delegation from the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) is also taking part in the conference.
The meeting will help three sides to find solution to common challenges by adhering to a comprehensive and balanced approach. Irna reported.

The three governments have already agreed to share real-time information; plan and conduct drug-interdiction operations through the Joint Planning Cell; and establish Border Liaison Offices to effectively counter the trafficking of Afghan opiates.

The UNODC provides technical support to Triangular Initiative partners in facing their respective situations and challenges in field of counter-narcotics.


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