Submitted by Norm on Sat, 08/10/2019 - 01:36
 MURDERERS' LITTLE HELPER: Captagon pills displayed alongside a cup of cocaine and hashish after a Lebanese police raid in 2011
MURDERERS' LITTLE HELPER: Captagon pills displayed alongside a cup of cocaine and hashish after a Lebanese police raid in 2011

Breaking Bad: The Stimulant Drugs That Link ISIS and the Nazis. When an amphetamine called Captagon was discovered in the room of an ISIS suspect in Paris last week, it was just the latest in a long line of illegal drugs aiming to boost combatants. ISIS is far from the first murderous group to drug its fighters before battle, though. The Persian Hashashin did it way back in the 11th century, as did Japanese kamikaze pilots, African militias, Chechen fighters and Nazi soldiers.