TITLE

The $1.3 Billion Question

AUTHOR(S)
Contreras, Joseph; Ambrus, Steven
PUB. DATE
September 2000
SOURCE
Newsweek;9/4/2000, Vol. 136 Issue 10, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on the approval of the release of anti-drug funds from the United States to Colombia. Aid given to the Colombian Army; Issue of the state of human rights in Colombia; Efforts of Colombian President Andres Pastrana to improve human rights and decrease military abuses.
ACCESSION #
3491487

 

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