Regional Government Policy in Preventing Illegal Drug Trade Case Study: North Sumatera

Muhammad Novan Prasetya, Sahla Rizky Deovanka
2018 Journal of Islamic World and Politics  
Indonesia with abundant natural resources and the location is in a strategic area in international trade is become an important factor to look at the increasing problem of drug trafficking. The important issue in Indonesia is the policy in the State of Indonesia is considered still lacking in terms of handling drugs. This research is a descriptive analytic research with qualitative methods. The author provides an overview and explain the efforts government in North Sumatra in tackling the
more » ... tackling the trafficking and distribution of illegal narcotics are even already global.In ASEAN, Indonesia is the largest market for drug sales, while the country is the largest importer of China and Thailand. For Indonesia, geopolitics is the policy in order to achieve national goals by utilizing the advantages geographical position of the country is based on scientific knowledge about the geographical conditions.
doi:10.18196/jiwp.2111 fatcat:4yf7tvl3dbe6tlgkv5g6g3t62i