Post Tagged with: "Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia"

September 9, 2011 07:15

US Accuses Venezuelan Officials of Aiding Colombian Terrorists FARC

The U.S. Treasury Department said Thursday the four allies of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez supplied arms, training and security for Colombia’s Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), but provided no details.

August 22, 2011 06:17

Failure to Pass the FTAs costs jobs but gets union votes

[B]y not passing the FTAs, politicians maintain union support but don’t lose any political support because unemployed workers around the country aren’t even aware that their lack of employment might be due to Congressional and presidential inaction on the FTAs.

June 7, 2011 04:18

Colombian terrorists FARC struck twice in one week

For the second time in a week the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) have suffered a great loss among its most important leaders.

April 6, 2011 05:46

Jailed Drug Kingpin Ties Chávez Regime to Drug Trade

To all those who doubted if Venezuelan strongman Hugo Chávez was involved in drug-trafficking activities, doubt no more; the evidence is in.

November 25, 2010 08:58

Helen Thomas to be Honored by Arab Group Raided by FBI

His home was raided on September 24 as part of an FBI investigation into illegal support provided by U.S.-based groups to foreign terrorist organizations in the Middle East and Latin America. Incredibly, the raid followed a friendly visit to the White House by Abudayyeh earlier this year.

October 27, 2010 05:28

Mexico’s Calderon: US consumption fuels drug war

Mexican President Felipe Calderon has told the BBC the US should do more to reduce the demand for drugs that is fueling violence in Mexico.

September 30, 2010 03:35

Will Obama/Holder Stop FBI Probe?

Left-wing activists showed up outside the FBI headquarters on Tuesday afternoon to protest FBI raids on what they and the media are calling “anti-war” and “peace” groups.

September 29, 2010 06:50

FBI Raids Home of Obama Associate & Radical AAAN Leader in Terrorism Sweep

Last Friday FBI agents raided the homes of far left activists in Chicago and Minneapolis who are linked to the FARC and Islamic radicals as part of a terrorism investigation.

July 13, 2010 06:57

Chávez is losing the ideological war over democracy in Latin America

The triumph of democracy in Honduras marked a turning point. The recent election results in Colombia; the remarkable economic, political, and social progress of Peru, the new conservative governments in Panama and Chile; Felipe Calderón’s handling of a complex political situation in Mexico; and the increasingly blatant authoritarian excesses of Venezuela and its satellites—all of this has created an adverse environment for Chávez and his cohorts.

June 21, 2010 05:53

Former Defense Minister Wins Colombian Presidential Runoff

Juan Manuel Santos has won an overwhelming victory in Colombia’s runoff presidential election, making him the successor to two-term President Alvaro Uribe. Santos wins an overwhelming 69 percent of the vote.