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How Violence in Central America Affects the United States

Speaker: Michael Shifter, President, Inter-American Dialogue
Presider: Irina A. Faskianos, Vice President, National Program & Outreach
January 16, 2013

Michael Shifter, president of the Inter-American Dialogue, discusses the influence of the United States on common and organized crime in Central America, and offers policy recommendations for what the United States could do domestically and internationally to mitigate the violence, as part of CFR's State and Local Officials Conference Call series.

Learn more about CFR's State and Local Officials Initiative.

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