Drug trafficking is a perennial threat in Latin American and the Caribbean. But there are plenty of other security challenges ranging from cyber attacks and corruption to gang warfare and money laundering. In this file photo, a Mexican Army soldier walks in a poppy field in El Durazno, Mexico.
Drug trafficking is a perennial threat in Latin American and the Caribbean. But there are plenty of other security challenges ranging from cyber attacks and corruption to gang warfare and money laundering. In this file photo, a Mexican Army soldier walks in a poppy field in El Durazno, Mexico. Marcelo A Salinas MCT
Drug trafficking is a perennial threat in Latin American and the Caribbean. But there are plenty of other security challenges ranging from cyber attacks and corruption to gang warfare and money laundering. In this file photo, a Mexican Army soldier walks in a poppy field in El Durazno, Mexico. Marcelo A Salinas MCT

FIU conference examines how to keep the Americas more secure

March 09, 2017 6:53 PM