The argument over President Barack Obama's legal authority to defer deportations begins 42 years ago with a bit of hashish, a dogged lawyer and, yes, John Lennon and Yoko Ono.
Border Guard patrols along Saudi Arabia's rugged mountain frontier with Yemen report mounting interceptions of hashish, weapons and other contraband. Over the past nine months, interception at the Najran border post alone netted four tons of hashish, explosi...
Moroccan police have announced the seizure of nearly 30 tons of hashish in Casablanca, one of the largest hauls in the top cannabis-exporting country in years.
A May 20 Reuters report picked up by Israel's daily Ha'artez portrays Lebanon's government as having basically thrown in the towel on cannabis eradication in the Bekaa Valley, apparently afraid of the war spilling across the border from neighboring Syria.
Nearly 108 tribesmen from Pakistan's remote northwestern borderlands were abducted by presumed Taliban militants April 12 from a mela (festival) where local hashish merchants were displaying and sampling their wares.