Post Tagged with: "Antanas Mockus"

May 17, 2010 18:22

Introducing Colombia’s own Obama

The sharply drawn contrasts between Colombia’s two leading presidential contenders have striking similarities to the United States’ 2008 election. Mr. Santos’ solid executive experience, particularly as chief architect of the country’s remarkable success versus Colombia’s narco-trafficking revolutionary guerrillas, contrasts with Dr. Mockus’ limited and frequently quixotic political experience.

March 3, 2010 11:17

U.S., Spain Tie Chavez’s Venezuela to Drugs, Rebels and Plot to Kill Colombian President

Two separate probes in the United States and Spain place Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez’s leftist government in cahoots with Spanish and Colombian rebels in drug running, terror planning and an assassination plot to kill Colombia’s president.