PDF download

NotiCen PDF file 2008 right arrow Jun

Selling Plan Merida in Central America: Negroponte Returns

LADB Article ID: 51087
Category/Department: Central America
Date: 2008-06-19
By: LADB Staff

Deputy US secretary of state John Negroponte was in Central America June 3-6 mainly to sell the isthmus on Plan Merida. Also called the Merida Initiative, the US says in a press release the program "aims to help Mexico and Central America combat narcotrafficking, transnational youth crime, and terrorism."

This is only an abstract of the requested article. To obtain the full text, please purchase a subscription or inquire with your institution as to its subscription to LADB.