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日内瓦——非法药物市场是全世界最大的犯罪商品市场。据估算,年度营业额高达4260亿到6520亿美元,大致相当于全球石油市场的1/3,然而却被毫不关心他人健康、权利和安全的犯罪分子所控制。世界各地的毒品相关死亡人数激增,从2011年的 183,500增加到2015年的约450,000 人——在短短4年时间里就增长了145%。



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