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This section includes the latest news relating to U.S. security policy around the world. Updated daily, the news provided in this searchable database highlights the most relevant security developments from around the world. 

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Sunday, August 19, 2007
Desaparici�n de Marulanda a�n despierta especulacionesSpanish
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Colombia
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Sunday, August 19, 2007
The U.S.-financed spraying was meant to hit the drug crops. But it was clear to me after three days that it wasn't very accurateEnglish
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Colombia
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Monday, April 23, 2007
Lisa Haugaard is Executive Director of the Latin America Working Group, Adam Isacson coordinated the Columbia program for the Center for International Policy, and Joy Olson is Executive Director of The Washington Office on Latin America. English
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Thursday, April 5, 2007
In mid-March, the Ohio-based banana company Chiquita Brands admitted to paying $1.7 million to Colombian right-wing death squads who have killed thousands, including union organizers. English
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Colombia
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Monday, March 12, 2007
The United States could play a decisive new role in helping a crisis-ridden Colombia move toward being a modern democracy. In the wake of George W Bush's brief visit to Bogota, Adam Isacson assesses the chances of a policy shift in Washington.English
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Colombia
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Monday, March 12, 2007
President Bush visited Guatemala Monday, after pledging Sunday on a stopover in Colombia to seek more aid for the country to fight drug traffickers. Experts discuss the growing drug trade and the administration's efforts to curtail it.English
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Colombia
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Friday, March 9, 2007
President Bush will be in Colombia this weekend to show support for America's strongest ally in the region. Kai Ryssdal talks to foreign-policy analyst Adam Isaacson about the U.S.-Colombia relationship.English
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Colombia
Venezuela
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Wednesday, February 28, 2007
Adam Isacson, director of programs at the Center for International Policy in Washington, discusses the Bush administration's 2008 foreign aid proposal for Latin America.English
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Saturday, November 4, 2006
Casi todos los analistas en Washington estan diciendo que las elecciones legislativas del martes pueden darle al Partido Democrata el control de al menos una camara del Congreso estadounidense, despues de 12 anos en la minoria. Spanish
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Colombia
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Sunday, August 6, 2006
El gobierno de Álvaro Uribe no hubiera podido tener relaciones mas cercanas con el de George Bush durante los ultimos cuatro anos.Spanish
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Colombia
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Tuesday, July 11, 2006
El gobierno de los Estados Unidos no esta muy preocupado por la construccion de un nuevo gasoducto entre Venezuela y Colombia.Spanish
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Bolivia
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Sunday, July 9, 2006
The U.S. government is not very worried about the construction of a new natural gas pipeline between Venezuela and Colombia. Likewise, Washington did not complain publicly about the gas-sector nationalization carried out by Evo Morales in Bolivia.English
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Colombia
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Monday, July 3, 2006
In "More Help for Colombia" [op-ed, June 26], Robert D. Novak employs a tired tactic: slapping the "soft on drugs" label on any who oppose the current U.S. policy toward Colombia.English
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Colombia
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Sunday, June 11, 2006
No debe sorprender que al gobierno de George Bush y a la mayoria republicana del Congreso estadounidense les complacio muchisimo la reeleccion de Álvaro Uribe. La felicidad del Departamento de Estado fue evidente: en menos de 48 horas anuncio una mSpanish
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Colombia
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Sunday, June 11, 2006
It shouldn’t surprise us that the Bush administration and the Republican majority in the U.S. Congress were very pleased with Álvaro Uribe’s reelection.English
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Colombia
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Tuesday, December 13, 2005
Todos los extranjeros que nos preocupamos por Colombia queremos expresar nuestras condolencias a las familias de las victimas de la reciente ola de ataques guerrilleros que ha consumido lugares como Iscuande, Puerto Asis, Vistahermosa y Mutata.Spanish
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Colombia
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Sunday, November 6, 2005
Por fin el Congreso estadounidense aprobo el proyecto de ley de ayuda al exterior para 2006. Y los del gobierno de Uribe deben estar infelices.Spanish
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Colombia
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Thursday, October 20, 2005
En el 2004, cuando se estaba debatiendo en Washington la duplicacion del numero de tropas de E.U. permitidas en Colombia, la gente del gobierno de George Bush utilizaba un argumento curioso en defensa de la propuesta.Spanish
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Colombia
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Friday, July 1, 2005
Para el Gobierno colombiano la amenaza de la extradicion es su as bajo la manga, asi que podria aprovechar plenamente esa ventaja en las negociaciones con las auc y sacar concesiones de los lideres de las autodefensas.Spanish
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Colombia
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Sunday, June 26, 2005
La politica estadounidense hacia Colombia refleja, aunque de forma desigual, las prioridades de ambos partidos. Spanish
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