It should be Noted that being placed on this list is not
considered to be an adverse assessment of a Nation's CounterNarcotic Activities.
Nor is it to be considered to be a status of the relationship with the United
States in this effort as well.
But President Bush omitted at least two Nations that have serious Problems
when it comes to Counternarcotic Operations.
A Police Officer in West Africa Inspects Cocaine that was seized
earlier this year
Source: BBC News and AFP
There have been several High Profile Incidents in West Africa
that should raise Concerns in Europe and in the United States.
Several South American Drug Cartels have been using Airfields and Ports in West Africa to tranship
Cocaine and other Drugs to Europe.
This year Authorities in Senegal and Sierra Leone have made Record seizures of Cocaine. But the
Main Problem could be eminating from Guinea-Bissau. There were reports in April that 2.5 Million Metric Tons of Cocaine went
through the Country.
The Attorney General of the Country received Death Threats while she was attempting to Investigate
Narcotics Interdiction has been a indicated to be a Priority for AFRICOM. So when will the DEA join
the effort to halt this problem that has the potential to destabilize a region that is a tinderbox?
The Confused Eagle will update this as the situation warrants.