Post Tagged with: "OAS"

June 13, 2012 06:15

Organization of Anti-American States

Concurrently, new inter-American institutions are being created that exclude the United States and Canada. What happened at the OAS General Assembly was another very sophisticated step.

December 24, 2010 06:16

Rep. Ros-Lehtinen Asks OAS to Stand Up to Chavez’s Power Grab – Obama silent

“It is shameful that Chavez’s actions to usurp power and impose Castro-style control over the media have been met with barely a whimper from most member-states of the Organization of American States, an organization that is supposed to promote and protect democracy in the Western Hemisphere.”

July 28, 2010 04:47

Will the U.S. Hand Chávez a License to Kill?

Chávez’s record of providing money, arms, political support, and, yes, safe haven to groups waging a murderous war against a sovereign state openly violates international law. If the United States and our neighbors fail to muster a meaningful response to Colombia’s latest evidence and formal appeal for help, they will share the blame for giving Chávez’s bandit regime a license to kill.

July 26, 2010 06:48

US Backs Investigation of Alleged FARC Presence in Venezuela

The United States is giving strong backing for Colombia’s call for an international investigation of FARC activities in Venezuela, and says the government in Caracas has an obligation to cooperate. The comments follow what was termed here a “fact-based” Colombian presentation to the Organization of American States (OAS) Thursday about the alleged presence of some 1,500 FARC guerrillas on Venezuelan soil.

July 19, 2010 08:23

Colombia Seeks OAS Action in Rebels Dispute With Venezuela

Colombia has asked the Organization of American States to hold a meeting of its permanent council to address Bogota’s accusation that leftist guerrillas are hiding in neighboring Venezuela.

June 7, 2010 07:41

About time: Clinton Backs Return of Honduras to Full OAS Role

Although Clinton refuses to admit the Obama administration’s mistake in condemning Honduras’ legal ouster of Chavez supported Zelaya, she at least says Honduras should be readmitted to the OAS.

May 27, 2010 06:08

AZ State Legislators Team Up With Mexican Counterparts To Challenge Immigration Law in International Court

State legislators challenging their own state in international court? Expect more of this as the left looks to sympathetic groups like the UN and the OAS to chip away at American sovereignty.

April 29, 2010 05:56

High cost for free press in Honduras – Journalist Killings Pose Challenge to New Honduran Leader

Honduran President Porfirio Lobo is promising to crack down on a wave of violence that has gripped his country, including the killing of at least six journalists recently.