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Peru no longer world’s top coca producer after 14% drop: UN
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on Jul 15, 2015 1 comment

Peru no longer world’s top coca producer after 14% drop: UN

Following a drop in coca leaf production, Peru is no longer the world’s top producer of the crop used to produce cocaine, the United Nations said Wednesday.

How the Shining Path works with Colombian drug traffickers
Posted by Adriaan Alsema on May 20, 2015 Leave a comment

How the Shining Path works with Colombian drug traffickers

Peruvian guerrilla organization Shining Path is working closely with Colombian drug traffickers whose cocaine revenue is used to fund the leftist rebel organization, according to local media and authorities.