War on Drugs

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An initiative begun under the administration of US President Ronald Reagan that attempted to eliminate—or markedly decrease—drug abuse.
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Once the new drug interdiction task group is activated, it would seal off possible smuggling points in privately run airstrips, heliports and seaports.
Trump declared his intentions last week to cobble together the funding for his wall out of a $600 million Treasury Department asset forfeiture fund for "law enforcement priorities", a $2.5 billion military fund for drug interdiction, and a $3.6 billion military construction fund.
The drug interdiction teams deployment would be ensured especially its transit and terminal points in Pakistan i.e.
The NNCC has also decided to provide additional resources to the ANF for the establishment of check posts and deployment of drug interdiction teams at terminal points in Gwadar and Sost.
The Coast Guard is reportedly considering acquisition of a drone fleet to use for both search and rescue as well as drug interdiction, according to Military.com.
Expanding upon GXP's current suite of geospatial solutions, the company's new MOVINT capabilities deliver unmatched situational awareness, intelligence, and insight for critical activities such as border security, counter-terrorism, drug interdiction, and the protection of high value infrastructure.
federal agency for drug interdiction on the high seas, and takes tactical control of U.S.
FLIR's thermal imaging and threat detection systems are used for a range of imaging, thermography, and security applications, including airborne and ground-based surveillance, condition monitoring, research and development, manufacturing process control, search and rescue, drug interdiction, navigation, transportation safety, border and maritime patrol, environmental monitoring, and chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and explosives (CBRNE) detection.
It included a 10[euro]oA'-ton bust from a coastal freighter, the largest maritime drug interdiction in that area since 2009, AP reported.
Maritime Security & Counter Narco Terrorism Drug Interdiction
At a joint House Transportation and Foreign Affairs Committee hearing looking at maritime drug interdiction efforts, Adm.
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