The Taliban: Following the Funding

The largest source of cash for the Taliban was once thought to be Afghanistan's opium, made from the type of poppies shown above.
The largest source of cash for the Taliban was once thought to be Afghanistan's opium, made from the type of poppies shown above. (By Julie Jacobson -- Associated Press)
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Craig Whitlock
Washington Post Staff Writer
Monday, September 28, 2009; 2:00 PM


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