Peru Aims to Eradicate a Record 14,000 Hectares of Coca in 2012

By Geraldine Cook
October 09, 2012

Peru expects to break records this year in its war against drug trafficking. President Ollanta Humala’s administration is working toward the goal of eradiating 14,000 hectares of coca, from which cocaine is made, and seizing more than 30 tons of drugs this year.