Accession Number : ADA310512

Title :   Narcotics and the Police and Military Forces of South and Southeast Asia.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : LIBRARY OF CONGRESS WASHINGTON DC FEDERAL RESEARCH DIV

Personal Author(s) : Cima, Ronald

PDF Url : ADA310512

Report Date : 01 AUG 1986

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : The role of the police and military forces of South and Southeast Asia, not only as agents of drug enforcement but also as conspirators in trafficking, is discussed in this study. This brief assessment concentrates on the military and police forces of the countries comprising the Golden Crescent and the Golden Triangle areas of South and Southeast Asia where opium is cultivated and trafficking is centered.

Descriptors :   *MILITARY FORCES(FOREIGN), *POLICE, *SOUTHEAST ASIA, *NARCOTICS, *DRUG SMUGGLING, *SOUTH ASIA, INDIA, PAKISTAN, MARKETING, PRODUCTION, SOCIETIES, LIMITATIONS, MOTIVATION, INTERNATIONAL TRADE, INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS, VIETNAM, THAILAND, AFGHANISTAN, DRUG ABUSE, BURMA, OPIUM ALKALOIDS, LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICERS, LAOS, MALAYSIA.

Subject Categories : Sociology and Law
      Toxicology
      Military Forces and Organizations

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE