Tagged: Caribbean

White House’s Caribbean Counternarcotics Strategy

The flow of narcotics into the U.S. from the south has always been one of the most debated issues among U.S. policymakers, especially after President Nixon’s declaration of the “War on Drugs” in 1971. Despite the devotion of substantial resources to quell illegal smuggling, drug trafficking activity to the U.S....

Preventing a Security Crisis in the Caribbean

The Senate Caucus on International Narcotics Control, co-chaired by Senators Dianne Feinstein and Chuck Grassley, released a report this month titled Preventing a Security Crisis in the Caribbean. According to the report, “[t]he Caribbean region has come a long way since the 1980s when it served as a hub for...