Turkish authorities have seized 11 million Captagon pills that are used in huge amounts by ISIS fighters to keep them alert and full of energy. 

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What the actuality is?

In two separate raids, Turkish authorities confiscated over 10.9 million pills weighing almost two tonnes. 7.3 million pills were captured in one raid, which were ready for shipment to Gulf countries and it were concealed inside 1,300 oil filters. The stimulant drug, Captagon has been dubbed as the drug fuelling Syria’s civil war. This drug keeps fighters awake over long periods of time.

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Captagon is illegal in most Arab countries. 

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