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The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs (INL) helps keep Americans safe by building the capacity of partner nations to counter international crime, illegal drugs, and instability. INL assists other countries to improve their ability to deliver justice by strengthening their criminal justice institutions, including national, regional, and local law enforcement; the justice sector; and corrections agencies. By making countries abroad more safe and stable, we safeguard the United States by improving the ability of our partners to combat crime. Read more» [2 MB]

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