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Bahamas Transnational Issues 2008

Disputes - international: disagrees with the US on the alignment the northern axis of a potential maritime boundary; continues to monitor and interdict drug dealers and Haitian and Cuban refugees in Bahamian waters
Illicit drugs: transshipment point for cocaine and marijuana bound for US and Europe; offshore financial center

NOTE: The transnational issues information regarding Bahamas on this page is re-published from the 2008 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Bahamas Transnational Issues 2008 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Bahamas Transnational Issues 2008 should be addressed to the CIA.