Counter Narco-Terrorism and Drug Interdiction: An Infographic
In February 2012 the Department of State pledged $4.2 million to support regional cooperation of counter narcotics agencies in Central Asia. Just last year President Obama pledged $200 million to tackle drug trafficking in Central America. Countering the illicit drug trade that funds terrorist activity is a key priority for the US. This infographic examines the top hotspots for mass drug production and trafficking as well as drug related violence and terrorism. Click here to view the full infograph.