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FARC Shows Faith in Peace Talks

AP | ANDREA RODRIGUEZ | Posted 09.08.2012 | World

HAVANA -- After nearly five decades of violent struggle and failed attempts at detente, there is plenty of mistrust and bad blood between Colombia's g...

Is José Serra Campaigning in Washington or in Brazil?

Mark Weisbrot | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Mark Weisbrot

Does Serra really want Brazil to pick fights with all of its neighbors in order to place itself defiantly on the wrong side of history? And this just to become Washington's biggest right-wing ally?

Colombia Guerillas Fail In Bid To Kill Defense Minister Due To Spelling Mistake

Telegraph | Jeremy McDermott in Medellin | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

A special forces unit of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) had planned to celebrate the movement's 45th anniversary by killing Juan Ma...

Ingrid for President / Ingrid Para Presidenta

David Paul Appell | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
David Paul Appell

Betancourt has hinted at another run for the top job. If she does, she could become not just one the world's most respected presidents but also a much-needed beacon of hope in Latin America.

Colombia Says FARC Rebel Leader Is Dead

Miami Herald | Tyler Bridges | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

The legendary leader of Colombia's FARC guerrillas has died, the country's defense minister says, a development that if true would be the latest and m...