News briefing – Week of 24 October

  • A recent report reveals the alleged collusion of Honduran military personnel with drug traffickers in the eastern coast of the country, suggesting the security force reform should include the country’s military as well.
  • A small wooden vessel carrying two men and $3.6 million in cocaine was recently intercepted in the northwest of Puerto Rico, highlighting once again that the Caribbean smuggling routes are used more and more for the drugs trafficking. The seizure is part of a series of drugs interceptions in the Caribbean routes.