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Bin Laden´s death: Peru, Mexico, Uruguay, Chile and Colombia congratulate Obama, but rest did not.

Obama shaked hands with Hugo Chavez in 2009. But now, the situation has changed.

In relation to the killing of the world terrorist Osama bin laden, the following  are some of the official comments of the leaders of Latin American countries:

Peru .- The President of Peru, Dr. Alan Garcia believes that the death of bin Laden supports the anti-terror policies  taken by George W. Bush during his two terms.  The Peruvian President also considered the death of bin Laden as  the “first miracle” of John Paul II . “He has been removed from the earth to the demonic  incarnation of the crime,” referring to the death terrorist leader  Osama bin Laden.  “I think it’s great news that should please Mr. (Barack) Obama and vindications  somehow also to Mr George W. Bush, who was the one who made the decision to punish Osama and patiently continue this work until  finally pays off, “said the head of the Peruvian state.
Garcia said he hoped that with the fall of Bin Laden, Al Qaeda “lose some importance.”

Mexico .- President Felipe Calderón expressed his appreciation to the U.S. president, Barack Obama, for his perseverance in the fight against terrorism and the killing of Osama Bin Laden.
The Mexican called bin Laden as a “criminal” and recalled that in the attacks of September 11, 2001 in New York also Mexico was hurted.

Venezuela .-  The Venezuelan government  condemned the celebrations for the death of Osama bin Laden.  Vice President Elias Jaua said that before “the imperial government kept the forms”. “Now the death of any individual,  independently from what he is accused, but not only outside the legal elements such as Osama bin Laden, but they bomb presidents, and presidents’ families” (in reference to what happened with Gaddafy in Lybia) .  Venezuelan Vice President Elias Jaua told state television that “it is surprising how naturalized crime and murder, and how it is celebrated. “

In criticizing the United States, the vice president said to “rule there is no other solution, political solution nor  diplomatic. Here the only thing that prevails is murder.”

Uruguay .- The death of Osama bin Laden in an American operation in Pakistan is “a blow to International Terrorism,” said the Uruguayan Foreign Minister Luis Almagro, saying that the leader of Al Qaeda “had outstanding bills to pay with justice and with the world. ”

Argentina .-  After twelve hours since the news was released, the argentinian Government ‘referred to the death of Osama bin Laden. While chief cabinet Aníbal Fernández avoided any congratulation to the U.S. and ‘referred only to the security issue and said that “pay attention” to any terrorist threats.
Brazil .-  no official comments in Brazil. President Rousseff left Sao Paulo to Brasilia and returned in the early afternoon of Monday, after undergoing a series of health examinations in the Syrian-Lebanese Hospital over the weekend. Last week, the president was diagnosed with pneumonia in the left lung.

Chile .- The Minister of Foreign Affairs, Alfredo Moreno, said the death of Osama Bin Laden meant to a major blow against terrorism. Speaking to Radio Agricultura, the Chancellor  described the death of the terrorist as “a very positive and important news, this is  a major blow against terrorism.”
Colombia .- Colombian President Santos considered the death of bin Laden as the most important success in the fight against terrorism. “I just talked with President Obama to congratulate him on this major action against terrorism,” wrote the president in his  Twitter account.  Santos also said that “in the global fight against terrorism there is only one way: to persevere, persevere and persevere .
Ecuador .- The Foreign Minister, Ricardo Patino, said today during an interview with Teleamazonas that “what the U.S. did during the last 10 years since the terrorist attack on the Twin Towers in New York has been disproportionate and unpunished. “
“Although we reject what happened on September 11, 2001, we do not celebrate the death of anyone,” said Patino who did not congratulate the U.S. government for the death of the leader of the terrorist organization Al Qaeda and planner of the attack of 11 September 2000.  He noted that “one must recognize that in retaliation to the attack of the Twin Towers, the U.S. government has claimed the lives of hundreds of thousands of civilians in the Middle East.”