Pact inked with UK to fight drug trafficking

20140114signingThe governments of Guyana and the UK yesterday signed an agreement to enhance cooperation in the fight against drug trafficking.

According to a GINA press release, the agreement will facilitate the deepening of ties between the law enforcement agencies of both countries, and provide for significant technical assistance and training to be extended to Guyanese law enforcement personnel by the administration of the UK.

In photo: British High Commissioner, Andrew Ayre (left) and Head of the Presidential Secretariat Dr Roger Luncheon sign the agreement at the Office of the President.

 

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