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 As Albert feeds the flames with pages from an old Russian text book, Ivan cooks opium with alcohol and dexedrine in order to inject it Friday Oct. 24, 1997. Albert and Ivan, opium addicts living in a derelict room in the center of Osh are victims of the growing traffic of opium from Afghanistan which passes through Osh on its way to the Russian market. (AP Photo/David Brauchli)