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    Portugal Transnational Issues - 2006
    http://www.theodora.com/wfbcurrent/portugal/portugal_issues.html
    SOURCE: 2006 CIA WORLD FACTBOOK

      Disputes - international:
      Portugal does not recognize Spanish sovereignty over the territory of Olivenza based on a difference of interpretation of the 1815 Congress of Vienna and the 1801 Treaty of Badajoz

      Illicit drugs:
      gateway country for Latin American cocaine and Southwest Asian heroin entering the European market (especially from Brazil); transshipment point for hashish from North Africa to Europe; consumer of Southwest Asian heroin


      NOTE: The information regarding Portugal on this page is re-published from the 2006 World Fact Book of the United States Central Intelligence Agency. No claims are made regarding the accuracy of Portugal Transnational Issues 2006 information contained here. All suggestions for corrections of any errors about Portugal Transnational Issues 2006 should be addressed to the CIA.

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