Bolivia Eradicates 7,786 Hectares of Coca This Year

By Geraldine Cook
September 18, 2012

The Bolivian government has eradicated 7,786 hectares (19,239 acres) of illegal coca crops, so far this year, which is closer to the amount that counterdrug laws established as the mandatory annual goal, according to a report issued by the Ministry of Interior on September 15.