Afghanistan and Pakistan

Date: 09/27/2013 Description: Graduation Ceremony for New Female Police Officers in Afghanistan - State Dept Image Date: 02/10/2014 Description: Buzkashi riders - State Dept Image Date: 02/10/2014 Description: Assistant Secretary Brownfield at a ribbon cutting ceremony for new drug treatment center - State Dept Image

INL is focused on combating the narcotics trade and building the capacity of the governments of Afghanistan and Pakistan to provide justice and security to their people. INL directs and oversees foreign assistance programs which support the justice sectors in these two countries, which are central to U.S. national security interests. INL also works closely with interagency partners, including the Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA), the Department of Defense (DOD), the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), the Department of Justice (DOJ) and the White House Office of National Drug Control Policy, as well as multilateral organizations. INL designs programs to increase adherence to the rule of law; prevent corruption and other crimes; support counternarcotics efforts; provide justice sector and law enforcement training; and develop a safe, secure, and humane corrections system.

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