US commits funds to drugs war

About two-thirds of drugs that enter the US shipped from South America pass through Central America.

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    The United States has pledged extra money to Central American efforts to combat drugs gangs.

    The funds were announced during a meeting of 12 regional and donor countries in Guatemala in the wake of a rise in violence across the region.

    Al Jazeera's Adam Raney reports from Mexico City.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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