Colombia and the United States: From Counternarcotics to Counterterrorism

Arlene B. Tickner

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“The worldview that has molded Washington’s twin wars on drugs and terrorism constitutes an extremely narrow framework through which to address the complex problems Colombia faces. National security, defined exclusively in military terms, has taken precedence over equally significant political, economic, and social considerations.”

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)77-85
Number of pages9
JournalCurrent History
Issue number661
StatePublished - Feb 2003
Externally publishedYes

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