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Colombia Overtakes Peru For Dubious Title

Colombia surpassed Peru last year in land under coca cultivation, resuming its number one position for the first time since 2012. The latest annual report from the UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) finds that territory under coca cultivation dropped 14% in Pe...

Peru: Terrorist Group Linked to Colombian Cartel

Peru's authorities can't seem to put out the last flicker of the Sendero Luminoso insurgency. They now claim to have uncovered evidence that the neo-Senderistas are in league with one of the re-organized Colombian cocaine cartels, ironically known as the "Caf...

US Troops in Peru's Coca Zone

It has been making practically no headlines outside Peru, and hardly any within, but a force of US Marines has apparently been mobilized to the Andean country—specifically to the conflicted coca-growing jungle region known as the VRAE, or Valley of the Apu...

Peru Declares No-Fly Zone Over Coca Valley

Authorities in Peru Feb. 4 announced the declaration of a no-fly zone over the conflicted coca-producing region known as the VRAEM. The head of Peru's anti-drug agency DEVIDA, Alberto Otarola (a former defense minister), spoke in blu...

Peru: Record Coke Bust Points To Mexican Cartel Penetration

A record-breaking cocaine bust on Peru's Pacific coast points not only to the country's booming production, but also the increasing role of the Mexican cartels in the Andean narco economy.

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