The drug trade in Afghanistan is benefiting the insurgency, begging the question: What do Taliban leaders intend to do with the profits? The international intelligence community would be wiser to focus its efforts on identifying and disrupting flows of money to insurgent, extremist, and terror groups.
http://www.nato.int/docu/review/2009/Organized_Crime/KillingFields/EN/index.htm
http://www.atlantic-community.org/index/articles/view/The_New_Killing_Fields%3F
http://www.atlantic-community.org/index/