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Drug Czar John Walters Delivers Good News on Plan Colombia

4:16 PM, Nov 28, 2005 • By DANIEL MCKIVERGAN
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The Director of the White House Office of Drug Control Policy, John Walters, delivered a "Progress Report on Anti-Drug Efforts in Colombia" here and here. According to Walters,

heroin purity has declined 22 percent between 2003 and 2004, with an increase of 30 percent in price.

Yet another indication that Plan Colombia and our balanced efforts against the international drug problem are making the problem smaller.