U.S. Says that Fighting Drug Use Reduces Violence in Latin America

By Geraldine Cook
July 29, 2009

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Mexico City, 27 July (EFE).- U.S. drug czar Gil Kerlikowske, speaking today in the Mexican capital, affirmed that preventing and treating addictions, particularly with regard to the use of narcotics, “is fundamental” for reducing violence caused by drug trafficking in Latin America.