EU ministers to step up ties with Africa in fight against drugs

EU ministers to step up ties with Africa in fight against drugs


The interior ministers of the European Union’s six largest countries agreed on closer cooperation with Africa in the fight against drugs smuggling from South America, in a meeting in Venice May 12.In the talks, which began the night before and were also attended by their US counterpart Michael Chertoff and EU Justice Commissioner Franco Frattini, they also agreed on closer ties to improve the management of legal migration and stem the flow of illegal migrants Commenting on the increasing cocaine...


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