An overview of the U.S. government's implementation of Section 620M of the Foreign Assistance Act, which prohibits U.S. aid to security force units that grossly abuse human rights with impunity.
This report, which will be updated about twice yearly, provides an overview of U.S. policy
toward Latin America and the Caribbean, including the Obama Administration’s priorities;
examines changes in the region’s economic and political environment that affect U.S. relations
with the region; and analyzes U.S. policy toward the region and various recommendations made
by policy analysts and think tanks.