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February 8, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The United States and the three Andean nations have agreed on the outlines of an anti-drug plan to be unveiled at next week's summit in Colombia, but the plan may not provide the immediate economic assistance that the South American countries had hoped for, Bush Administration officials said Wednesday. A communique to be signed by President Bush and the Andean leaders would express their common determination to replace cocaine commerce in the region with a legitimate economy.
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July 2, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a quiet escalation of U.S. military operations in South America, small groups of American soldiers are leading drug-war training patrols in the jungles of Peru, Colombia and Bolivia, according to U.S. officials. At the same time, overflights by American intelligence planes have been stepped up sharply in an effort to search out drug laboratories and monitor traffickers' communications.
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February 10, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The Bush Administration has completed a drug summit agreement with three South American countries, committing the United States to economic and military aid to counteract the Latin nations' economic reliance on drugs, an official said. In addition to the $423-million anti-drug package President Bush is proposing for Peru, Bolivia and Colombia, the Administration will pledge to help track illegal export of U.S.-produced firearms and crack down on drug-related chemical exports.
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February 10, 1990 | From Times Staff and Wire Reports
The Bush Administration has completed a drug summit agreement with three South American countries, committing the United States to economic and military aid to counteract the Latin nations' economic reliance on drugs, an official said. In addition to the $423-million anti-drug package President Bush is proposing for Peru, Bolivia and Colombia, the Administration will pledge to help track illegal export of U.S.-produced firearms and crack down on drug-related chemical exports.
NEWS
July 2, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
In a quiet escalation of U.S. military operations in South America, small groups of American soldiers are leading drug-war training patrols in the jungles of Peru, Colombia and Bolivia, according to U.S. officials. At the same time, overflights by American intelligence planes have been stepped up sharply in an effort to search out drug laboratories and monitor traffickers' communications.
NEWS
February 8, 1990 | DOUGLAS JEHL, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The United States and the three Andean nations have agreed on the outlines of an anti-drug plan to be unveiled at next week's summit in Colombia, but the plan may not provide the immediate economic assistance that the South American countries had hoped for, Bush Administration officials said Wednesday. A communique to be signed by President Bush and the Andean leaders would express their common determination to replace cocaine commerce in the region with a legitimate economy.
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