CANNABIS CULTURE – Medical marijuana will soon be legally available to residents of Peru.
As a commission calls for global drug decriminalisation, we look at how some countries deal with the issue.
Peru should consider legalizing marijuana, the former head of the country’s National Drug Control Commission has said. Uruguay recently became Latin America’s first nation to legalize the marijuana industry, encouraging its neighbors to follow suit.
Last Friday, the White House released its annual score card on other countries' compliance with US drug policy demands, the presidential determination on major drug producing and trafficking countries.
Relatives of an American missionary family mistaken for drug dealers and killed when their plane was shot down have accused the US government of a cover-up.
The US government trained the police department that participated in the operation and invested "heavily" in the killer helicopters