A Dark Underbelly Of Mass Graves And Electoral Fraud

Posted on Friday, March 09 at 10:55 by julianortega
Bush will be the first US president to visit Bogota since John Kennedy, and only in Colombia will he find an unconditional friend in President Alvaro Uribe, whom he has praised as an ally and granted billions of dollars in military aid. But on the eve of the visit, Bush's best friend is becoming his biggest embarrassment. Uribe leads a country mired in corruption, violence and drugs - the source of 90% of the cocaine in the US - and where critics of the government receive death threats and drug barons and death squad leaders win amnesty. Full article: http://www.guardian.co.uk/commentisfree/story/0,,2028970,00.html

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