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Book Chapter
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Author, Analytic
Munroe, Trevor
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Department of Government
Title, Analytic
The menace of drugs
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Griffith, Ivelaw Lloyd
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Title, Monographic
Caribbean security in the age of terror: Challenge and change
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Place of Publication
Kingston, Jamaica
Publisher Name
Ian Randle
Date of Publication
2004
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Page(s)
154-175
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Abstract
Gives an analysis of the drug problem in relation to the Caribbean. Focuses on the issue of crime which arises as a consequence of the connection between international terrorism and drug trafficking. Notes that Caribbean leaders and citizens have been expressing anxiety about the magnitude of the drug problem whilst more or less ignoring the issue of terrorism. Concludes by making recommendations for Caribbean states' strengthening of the policy responses and action plans of civil societies. Also recommends that law enforcement priorities relating to intelligence gathering, information sharing, legislative reform and the upgrading of regional security capabilities be sustained and implemented with a greater sense of urgency.....
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