OAS Reproaches U.S., EU Over Colombia (AP)

December 14th, 2004  
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Topic: OAS Reproaches U.S., EU Over Colombia (AP)

AP - The Organization of American States has reproached the United States and the European Union for refusing to participate in Colombia's peace process with right-wing paramilitary groups despite what it called impressive progress.

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December 14th, 2004  
The US needs to give more than lip service to this, at least for awhile to see how it pans out. The AUC is a grownup version of Los Pepes and in some regions more successful than the CAF against FARC. It wouldn't hurt to give some aid money to transition these guys.