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Title: COUNTRY REPORTS SUBMITTED TO THE 1976 SEMINAR ON PREVENTION OF NARCOTIC OFFENCES HELD BY THE NATIONAL POLICE AGENCY, JAPAN (CONTAINS 3 SECTIONS ISSUED IN 3 UNNUMBERED VOLUMES)
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: National Police Academy of Japan
Japan
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 351
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
National Police Academy of Japan
Tokyo, 183-8558, Japan
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Type: Conference Material
Language: Japanese
Country: Japan
Annotation: SEPTEMBER 1976, INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE REPORTS BY PARTICIPATING COUNTRIES ON THEIR PROGRESS IN CONTROLLING THE SPREAD AND USAGE OF DANGEROUS DRUGS.
Abstract: SIXTEEN COUNTRIES PARTICIPATED IN THE CONFERENCE IN JAPAN. THESE INCLUDED TURKEY, IRAQ, PAKISTAN, INDIA, NEPAL, BANGLADESH, SRI LANKA, MALAYSIA, SINGAPORE, INDONESIA, PHILIPPINES, KOREA, ECUADOR, COLOMBIA, BRAZIL, AND THAILAND. REPORTERS FOR THE COUNTRIES TOLD HOW THE DRUG PROBLEM HAD REACHED INTERNATIONAL PROPORTIONS, PROMPTING THEM TO TAKE SPECIFIC STEPS TO COUNTER THE PROBLEM. SOME OF THE MEASURES INCLUDED STIFFER PRISON SENTENCES FOR TRAFFICKERS, AND CRACKDOWNS ON CULTIVATORS. SEVERAL PARTICIPANTS INCLUDED STATISTICS ON THE FLOW OF DRUGS IN THEIR RESPECTIVE COUNTRIES, AND INFORMATION ON MEASURES THEY HAVE USED TO TREAT DRUG ADDICTION....BS
Index Term(s): Drug abuse; Drug law enforcement; International cooperation; Smuggling/Trafficking; Workshops and seminars; Worldwide
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