China cracks down on fentanyl after US pleads Beijing for action on opioids

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China is suspected of being the main source of a powerful painkiller that has caused record overdose deaths in the US

China has announced it will crack down on all fentanyl-like substances, following US pleas for Beijing to control a drug fuelling a deadly opioid crisis.

But a senior official repeated China’s denial of responsibility for the US’s deadly opioid crisis, which he blamed instead on American culture.

Related: Why are more Americans than ever dying from drug overdoses?

Related: ‘Our purity is above 99%’: the Chinese labs churning out legal highs for the west

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