Countering Criminal Violence in Central America

Monday, April 9, 2012
Speakers
Michael Shifter

Inter-American Dialogue

Presiders
Micah Zenko

Council on Foreign Relations

Michael Shifter, president of the Inter-American Dialogue, discusses his new Council Special Report, Countering Criminal Violence in Central America.

This meeting is made possible in part by a grant from the Carnegie Corporation of New York.

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