The so-called “Toronto Terror Plot” – and the young people presumed guilty, still in jail

I am watching, on YouTube, a good film called “Unfair Dealing”, about the “Toronto Terror Plot” that broke about two years ago now. The “plot” always had the smell of entrapment and political expediency. I’ve researched it a little bit but haven’t written about it yet. In addition to Toronto18.com, and captiveincanada.com, I’d also recommend […]

Polo Democratico’s Statement on the Raul Reyes assassination

I’m reproducing the full statement, including a long criticism of Uribe’s politics, but only translating the short communique on the crisis that the PDA put forward on March 2. —— The PDA’s National Directorate, meeting in Bogota on February 29-March 2 and facing the crisis of relations of the Colombian State with the neighbouring republics […]

Colombia apologizes at the OAS

Colombia accepted at the OAS that it did in fact violate Ecuador’s sovereignty. Venezuela and Ecuador are to discuss the situation further. Latin American countries all rejected this – it is a good sign to the US, and there have been numerous of these in recent years, many of which had to do with Colombia […]

Terrorism? Genocide?

Colombia’s regime is using a well-known tactic. When caught committing a crime, accuse the other party. The more mud slung, the better. El Tiempo’s headline, quoting Colombia’s representative to the OAS, “One hopes that Ecuador and Venezuela will have the courage to expel the terrorists from their territory.” Colombia’s claiming they found “evidence” on Raul […]

Colombia Assassinates Raul Reyes of FARC

The second-in-command of FARC (Colombia’s guerrilla group), and perhaps its most visible spokesperson, Luis Édgar Devia Silva, or “Raul Reyes” (the nom de guerre), was killed by the Colombian military in bombings yesterday. The Colombian military killed some 15 guerrillas in the operation, according to their own reports, including Raul Reyes. The reports suggest that […]

FARC second-in-command assassinated

The second-in-command of FARC (Colombia’s guerrilla group), and perhaps its most visible spokesperson, Luis Édgar Devia Silva, or “Raul Reyes” (the nom de guerre), was killed by the Colombian military in bombings yesterday. The Colombian military killed some 15 guerrillas in the operation, according to their own reports, including Raul Reyes. The reports suggest that […]