Armed Forces
The region's militaries are back in public view. Watch AQ's discussion on the political and economic impacts.
Lessons from three decades observing the region's militaries.
The former president tried to bring the armed forces out of the shadow of the last dictatorship. Will his successor reverse course?

The U.S. State Department announced today that “the Colombian Government and Armed Forces are meeting statutory criteria related to human rights and paramilitary groups,” clearing the way for the transfer of all Fiscal Year 2009 funds obligated for the Colombian armed forces.

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