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Rosa Carcabusto and her daughter Maria Luque stand outside their home before cooking a dinner soup of wheat and dried potatoes, in San Antonio de Putina in the Puno region of Peru. Poverty has driven many farmers’ children from their homes to work in illegal mines or Peru’s flourishing cocaine trade. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)

Peru's counter-drug efforts with U.S.

August 18, 2011

Peru's new government said Wednesday Aug. 17, 2011 it is temporarily suspending its modest U.S.-funded coca eradication program to re-evaluate strategy. (AP)