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Despite all that I am discovering about the environmental and economic dimensions of Colombian geopolitics, my primary reason for getting involved has always been to discredit the illogical and counterproductive strategies that the U.S. 560 more words
Peru replaces controversial drug tsar Ricardo Soberon
Peru, one of the world’s largest producers of cocaine, has replaced its drug tsar, Ricardo Soberon.
He had come under criticism last year for temporarily suspending coca eradication efforts in the Huallaga region, where much coca is grown. 292 more words
The Colombian Government’s plan to eradicate some 173,000 acres of coca fields this year failed to meet its goal, having run out of money to support manual eradication efforts. 60 more words