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Committee: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime Country: The Republic of Honduras Topic: Combating dispersion of international drug cartels in Latin America

Honorable chairs, distinguished delegates, The Republic of Honduras​ said to be the most dangerous country in the world, is firmly committed to combat dispersion of drug cartels in Latin America. Honduras, with approximately 300 tons of cocaine passing through the country each year, is now among the region’s most violent and crime-ridden countries. This is due in part to its role as a strategically important transit nation for the transnational drug trade, ...