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Colombian Peace Plan Heads for Vote

Colombian Peace Plan Heads for Vote

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Colombia peace deal: key points

Colombia peace deal: key points

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Colombia’s President Rushing Vote on Deal With Rebels

Colombia’s President Rushing Vote on Deal With Rebels

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Colombia government and FARC rebels ready to announce peace deal

Colombia government and FARC rebels ready to announce peace deal

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The FARC’s Political Roadmap: From Insurgency to Criminalized Political Party?

The FARC’s Political Roadmap: From Insurgency to Criminalized Political Party?

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US monitors shady dealings in Florida of aspiring president of El Salvador

US monitors shady dealings in Florida of aspiring president of El Salvador

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Colombian rebel leader calls on U.S. to support peace, release jailed comrade

Colombian rebel leader calls on U.S. to support peace, release jailed comrade

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Colombia Rebels Release Video of Politician Held Since April

Colombia Rebels Release Video of Politician Held Since April

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Colombia is moving toward an important reform that businesses and investors have been calling for

Colombia is moving toward an important reform that businesses and investors have been calling for

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Colombia: Sexual Violence By FARC Guerrillas Exposed

Colombia: Sexual Violence By FARC Guerrillas Exposed

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Colombia’s Peace Talks Hit a Snag

Colombia’s Peace Talks Hit a Snag

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Colombia’s New, Legal Drug Barons Focus on Medical Marijuana

Colombia’s New, Legal Drug Barons Focus on Medical Marijuana

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Latinoamérica y el próximo presidente de Estados Unidos

Latinoamérica y el próximo presidente de Estados Unidos

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Colombia destroys 104 cocaine labs in five days as part of crackdown on drug production

Colombia destroys 104 cocaine labs in five days as part of crackdown on drug production

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Guerrilla Pipeline Attack Forces Colombia to Shut In Oilfields

Guerrilla Pipeline Attack Forces Colombia to Shut In Oilfields

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A Salvadoran Lesson for Colombia

A Salvadoran Lesson for Colombia

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Colombia Is Charting a New Path Forward After a Brutal Civil War

Colombia Is Charting a New Path Forward After a Brutal Civil War

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No Amnesty for War Rapists: Colombia Peace Talks Turn to Women’s Rights

No Amnesty for War Rapists: Colombia Peace Talks Turn to Women’s Rights

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Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is looming

Colombia is about to end a 52-year war, but a bigger, tougher fight is looming

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Colombian Cocaine Kingpin Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

Colombian Cocaine Kingpin Sentenced to 35 Years in Prison

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During the last several decades, the United States has invested billions of dollars in trying to help the governments of Latin America and the Caribbean deliver better lives for their citizens. This has meant helping them increase internal security by combating the illicit growing and trafficking in narcotics and the activities of terrorist groups, as well as helping them to shore up their democratic and free market institutions.

Unfortunately, in recent years, continued progress in these areas has been threatened, not least by the elections of radical populist governments in Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador. These governments have instituted retrograde agendas that include the propagation of class warfare, state domination of the economy, assaults on private property, anti-Americanism, support for such international pariahs as Iran, and lackluster support for regional counter-terrorism and counter-narcotics initiatives.

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