Drugs, law enforcement, and foreign policy hearings before the Subcommittee on Terrorism, Narcotics, and International Communications and International Economic Policy, Trade, Oceans, and Environment of the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundredth Congress, first session. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on Terrorism, Narcotics, and International Communications.

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SeriesS. hrg. ;, 100-773
ContributionsUnited States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Foreign Relations. Subcommittee on International Economic Policy, Trade, Oceans, and Environment.
LC ClassificationsKF26 .F685 1987
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Open LibraryOL2150224M
LC Control Number88603001

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