The FARC and the Taliban's Connection to Drugs

  title={The FARC and the Taliban's Connection to Drugs},
  author={Alain Labrousse},
  journal={Journal of Drug Issues},
  pages={169 - 184}
  • A. Labrousse
  • Published 2005
  • Political Science
  • Journal of Drug Issues
INTRODUCTION The growing association between the Armed Revolutionary Forces of Colombia (FARC) and the Taliban movement (1994-2001) with drug trafficking does not purport to provide additional arguments to those inclined to demonize these two movements. Instead, it explores the drug links maintained by a Marxist guerrilla and a fundamentalist Islamic group (these groups were chosen because they are greatly dissimilar) and the resulting consequences of these connections. These consequences are… Expand
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