Countries with the Harshest Drug Laws in the World
In countries like Dubai, just bringing in certain prescription medication can result in you being put in prison. In many countries, drug laws are still taken incredibly seriously and many will still sentence you to death for trafficking or dealing in them. In fact, Cambodia is one of the only South Asian countries which doesn’t execute for drug offences.
If you want to read more about the drug laws in Asian, South American and Middle Eastern countries, this guide describes which ones still use the death penalty and which ones will hand out a lengthy prison sentence.
By Claire Harding.