US turns drug war focus onto the Pacific Ocean

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Countries around the world are engaged in a fight against drugs for various reasons, especially in Latin America and the United States.

The U.S. government, who is still to this day fighting an arguably unnecessary war on drugs, is turning its attention to the high seas of the Pacific Ocean targeting so-called “narco traffickers.” CCTV America’s Martin Markovits filed this report Mexico.

US turns drug war focus onto the Pacific Ocean

Countries around the world are engaged in a fight against drugs for various reasons, especially in Latin America and the United States. The U.S. government, who is still to this day fighting an arguably unnecessary war on drugs, is turning its attention to the high seas of the Pacific Ocean targeting so-called "narco traffickers. CCTV America's Martin Markovits filed this report Mexico.


Peter Vincent on drug busts in Mexico
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Peter Vincent on the drug busts in Mexico

Are governments getting better at cracking down on drug use and sales? CCTV America's Mike Walter spoke to Peter Vincent, formerly with the U.S. Department of Justice.