Affairs / Politics

Tajikistan: Bridging borders

The Tajik-Afghan border is one of the most dangerous in the world because of its central role in the heroin trade. EU- and US-backed agencies are stepping in to help control the borders and initiate projects to stimulate legitimate trade. But who will benefit most? Daria Vaisman reports from Nizhny Pyanj, on Tajikistan's southwest border.

Reporter
Daria Vaisman
Producer
Gillian Dobias
Editor
Aleksander Solum
Photographer
Andres Gonzalez

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