How did the drug trade begin in Columbia? What has the government done to try and stop it?
There was a lot of change happening in the government at the time, and even though it seemed to be going rather smoothly it caused the government to become less attentive.In an attempt to do something while their government ignored them peasants and lower class citizens in Colombia started looking for alternative ways to provide for their families.
Guerrilla warfare began and soon Columbia was a major provide to the USA and other nations. Anti drug organizations have tried to put an end to it but it hasn’t seemed to declined yet.