International Drug Control Policy: Background and U.S. Responses

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The report provides background information on drug cultivation, drug trafficking and the consequences of drug trade. This report discusses challenges created by the global illegal drug trade, including: undermining political and regional stability, bolstering the role and capabilities of transnational criminal organizations in the drug trade, and the burden caused by drug use an addition on local communities and economic development. In addition, this report discusses U.S. policy efforts to thwart illegal drug trade.

Creator(s): Wyler, Liana Sun
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: August 13, 2013
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Creator (Author):
Wyler, Liana Sun

Analyst in International Crime and Narcotics

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: August 13, 2013
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United States
Description:

The report provides background information on drug cultivation, drug trafficking and the consequences of drug trade. This report discusses challenges created by the global illegal drug trade, including: undermining political and regional stability, bolstering the role and capabilities of transnational criminal organizations in the drug trade, and the burden caused by drug use an addition on local communities and economic development. In addition, this report discusses U.S. policy efforts to thwart illegal drug trade.

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47 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Resource Type: Report
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