TITLE

The Other Drug War

AUTHOR(S)
Isikoff, Michael; Vistica, Gregory; Ambrus, Steven
PUB. DATE
April 2000
SOURCE
Newsweek (Atlantic Edition);04/03/2000 (Atlantic Edition), Vol. 135 Issue 14, p52
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the change in the foreign policy of the United States with Colombia as of March 2000. Announcement by US President Bill Clinton of a large increase in drug-war spending to aid the Colombian government in that country's drug war; Role of General Barry McCaffrey in Clinton's decision to give aid to Colombia; Results from a poll commissioned by Lockheed Martin, which said that a majority of the electorate supports an increase in funding for tracking planes to be flown in drug-producing areas.
ACCESSION #
2944820

 

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