Iran tops global record for illicit drug seizures

Secretary of Iran Drug Control has announced that the country has topped global records for seizing illicit drugs. In 2021, Iran confiscated approximately 1,200 tons of illegal drugs. According to the UNODC World Drug Report 2020, Iran seized 91% of global opium, 48% of global morphine, and 26% of global heroin in 2018.

Source: https://www.tehrantimes.com/news/468223/Iran-holds-world-s-record-for-drug-seizure