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Six thousand year jail sentence for Guatemalan soldier

Six thousand year jail sentence for Guatemalan soldier

A Guatemalan court on Monday sentenced a former special forces soldier to 6,060 years in prison for participating in a 1982 slaughter where 201 people were killed. Pedro Pimentel, 55,…

Colombian president blames FARC for hostage deaths

Colombian president blames FARC for hostage deaths

FARC guerrillas are “the only ones responsible” for the death of four hostages found shot this weekend after a firefight with government troops trying to free them, according to Colombian…

Colombian FARC guerrillas have new commander

Colombian FARC guerrillas have new commander

Rodrigo Londoño, alias “Timoleón Jiménez” or “Timochenko,” has been promoted to the rank of commander for the FARC guerrilla movement, shortly after the Colombian military tracked down and killed its…

Ten more Colombian soldiers fatally ambushed

Ten more Colombian soldiers fatally ambushed

Another ten Colombian soldiers have been killed in a rebel ambush, this time in the eastern province of Arauca. It was the second such attack in two days.  On Friday,…

Former Guatemalan president on the run

Former Guatemalan president on the run

Judicial authorities in Guatemala declared former president Oscar Mejia a fugitive this week, after ordering his arrest on charges of genocide during that country’s 36-year civil war. Mejia, 80, is…

Thailand rejects extradition of russian arms smuggler.

Bangkok.- A Thai court Tuesday rejected a U.S. request to extradite an alleged Russian arms smuggler dubbed the "Merchant of Death," dealing a setback to American efforts to try him…

Majority of Farc leaders are outside Colombia.

Majority of Farc leaders are outside Colombia.

  The integration in the Americas should be the result of a positive interdependence among countries. Since the Declaration of Washington, the american states are in a process of growing…