Resources sought for Americas security focus

Latin American ambassadors are welcoming the government's decision to enhance its security-building efforts in the region, seeing the step as a recognition that issues such as transnational crime organizations, including drug cartels, can only be targeted through an all-encompassing hemispheric strategy.

Anca Gurzu
Published: Wednesday, 06/22/2011 12:00 am EDT

Latin American ambassadors are welcoming the government's decision to enhance its security-building efforts in the region, seeing the step as a recognition that issues such as transnational crime organizations, including drug cartels, can only be targeted through an all-encompassing hemispheric strategy.

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