Common Abbreviations

International Narcotics Control Strategy Report
Bureau for International Narcotics and Law Enforcement Affairs
March 2006

ARS Alternative Remittance System
CBRN Caribbean Basin Radar Network
CFATF Caribbean Financial Action Task Force
DEA Drug Enforcement Administration
DOJ Department of Justice
DOS Department of State
ESF Economic Support Fund
EU European Union
FATF Financial Action Task Force
FinCEN Financial Crimes Enforcement Network
FIU Financial Intelligence Unit
GCC Gulf Cooperation Council
IBC International Business Company
IMF International Monetary Fund
INCSR International Narcotics Control Strategy Report
INL Bureau for International Narcotics Control and Law Enforcement Affairs
IRS-CID Internal Revenue Service, Criminal Investigation Division
JICC Joint Information Coordination Center
MLAT Mutual Legal Assistance Treaty
MOU Memorandum of Understanding
NBRF Northern Border Response Force
NNICC National Narcotics Intelligence Consumers Committee
OAS Organization of American States
OAS/CICAD Inter-American Drug Abuse Control Commission
OFC Offshore Financial Center
OPBAT Operation Bahamas, Turks and Caicos
UN Convention 1988 United Nations Convention Against Illicit Traffic in Narcotic Drugs and Psychotropic Substances
UNODCCP United Nations Office for Drug Control and Crime Prevention
USAID Agency for International Development
USG United States Government
ha Hectare
HCl Hydrochloride (cocaine)
Kg Kilogram
Mt Metric Ton