Siah Gerd

Uploaded on Wednesday 19 June 2013


Residents of a village in Afghanistan speak out about their addiction to Opium. In particular, the women use opium as a pain reliever and as a sedative for their children. With their husbands away at war, they need their children to sleep in order to do their work.


Language: Dari

Length: 13:27

Country: United States

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