Due to the chaotic situation of war, many countries gave soldiers’ amphetamines to cope. So what is the history behind these drugs in war?
The tiny pill fueling Syria’s war and turning fighters into superhuman soldiers
“As The Post’s Liz Sly recently noted, the war in Syria has become a tangled web of conflict dominated by ‘al-Qaeda veterans, hardened Iraqi insurgents, Arab jihadist ideologues and Western volunteers.'”
The Nazi Death Machine: Hitler’s Drugged Soldiers
“The Nazis preached abstinence in the name of promoting national health.”
The War on Sleep
“All over the world, scientists are experimenting on soldiers to keep them awake beyond the limits of normal endurance. ”
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