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Transnational approaches to transnational threats

Countering Narcotics and Illicit Trafficking

October 2013, Number 04.04

“The George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies will soon offer a new two-week course on countering narcotics and illicit trafficking. The course, sponsored by U.S. European command, U.S. Central Command and U.S. Africa Command, was created in direct response to the growing alarm and realization among partner nations that transnational criminal organizations pose a serious threat to national security interests.

The resident course, designed for 60 participants, is scheduled for March 31-April 11, 2014, at the Marshall Center in Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany. The Countering Narcotics and Illicit Trafficking (CNIT) course is tailored to policymakers and senior law enforcement practitioners responsible for countering illicit trafficking...”

Excerpt from Joseph W. Vann, “Countering Narcotics and Illicit Trafficking,” per Concordiam: Journal of European Security Defense Issues  4, No. 4, 2013: 7.

This article reflects the views of the author and are not necessarily the official policy of the United States, Germany, or any other governments.