[News] Fire flares up in pile of burning drugs
This is a big pile of burning drugs….
Authorities in Yangon, Myanmar, have set a huge stash of illegal drugs ablaze during a destruction ceremony to mark the UN International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.
Myanmar is thought to be the largest global source of methamphetamine’s, and last month seized South East Asia’s biggest ever haul of synthetic drugs.
The “off the chart” haul included more than 193m methamphetamine tablets, 500kg of crystal methamphetamine and 290kg of heroin.