Afghan General Nabbed With 41 Pounds of Heroin

Police say that a senior Afghan general has been arrested after being caught transporting a large amount of heroin in his military truck. Baghlan provincial police chief Gen. Abdul Jabar Purduli told NBC News that Brigadier Gen. Abdul Samad Habibi was driving on the main highway in the country's north when he was stopped on Tuesday. According to sources, two other people were detained with Habibi, who is in charge of recruitment for the army in the city of Mazar-i-Sharif.

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