What's Behind International Crime Wave?

Violent crime is on the rise internationally, and the Caribbean and parts of Africa are among the world's most murderous regions. Moises Naim, editor in chief of Foreign Policy magazine, talks about this so-called "crime pandemic."

His article on global crime rates appears in the magazine's July/August issue.



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