Wikileaks shows U.S. and Brazil to partner against drug trafficking

Posted on July 8, 2011 • Filed under: Brazil, Drug Activity, Latin America Wikileaks, Organized Crime, United States

A Wikileaks document released this week shows that U.S. Officials are intent on working with Brazil to combat drug trafficking, according to The documents dated March 2009 talks about the importance of increasing funds to Brazil, the dominant country in South America and a leader in the fight against drugs. At the time of the document, Federal Brazilian police officers trained by the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) had disbanded 3 international drug trafficking networks. President Obama traveled to Brazil this year and praised their anti-drug policies.
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