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struggle4progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-22-09 12:45 PM
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6. Suspected Colombian paramilitary leader Magaly Moreno captured in Venezuela
Source: LA Times

November 21, 2009 | 6:39 pm

A woman described by Venezuelan authorities as an important leader of a Colombian paramilitary group has been captured, the justice minister said today.

Interpol had called for the arrest of Magaly Janeth Moreno Vega, who was wanted by Colombian officials on homicide charges, said Venezuelan Justice Minister Tareck El Aissami. He referred to the 39-year-old suspect as a paramilitary chief for the United Self-Defense Forces of Colombia, or AUC.

Authorities said she was captured Thursday in Maracaibo, Venezuela. El Aissami said Moreno, nicknamed "The Pearl," deals with "extremely important information" for the paramilitary group.

El Aissami, who spoke on state television, accused Colombian President Alvaro Uribe of "institutional and moral decay" for his government's ties to paramilitary groups that "attack our people and threaten peace and order" ...

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  -Venezuela seizes Colombia-linked paramilitary chief Judi Lynn  Nov-22-09 02:45 AM   #0 
  - Cue the Miami mafia fan club showing up, explaining that Interpol is somehow a Chavez's  Vidar   Nov-22-09 02:56 AM   #1 
  - Interpol hates freedoms.  Joe Chi Minh   Nov-22-09 10:25 AM   #5 
  - No one would believe'all are Chavez supporters here!  BunkerHill24   Nov-22-09 03:01 AM   #2 
  - supporters or employees, seems like a full time job posting all the pro chav stuff..  vadawg   Nov-22-09 03:24 AM   #3 
     - The gunz forum, now that a full time job. All hail S&W.  Arctic Dave   Nov-22-09 10:19 AM   #4 
     - lolz nt  sudopod   Nov-22-09 01:23 PM   #13 
     - It could be given that our media is on a crusade against Venezuela.  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 01:52 PM   #16 
  - Suspected Colombian paramilitary leader Magaly Moreno captured in Venezuela  struggle4progress   Nov-22-09 12:45 PM   #6 
  - Very interesting development. From reports so far, it appears that Magaly Janeth Moreno Vega  Peace Patriot   Nov-22-09 12:45 PM   #7 
  - Interesting..  naaman fletcher   Nov-22-09 12:45 PM   #8 
  - Most anti-Chavez news are about: Chavez said this Chavez said that  AlphaCentauri   Nov-22-09 12:45 PM   #10 
  - More than just the Bush Cartel. Our whole national security apparatus  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 01:39 PM   #15 
  - interesting....  fascisthunter   Nov-22-09 12:45 PM   #9 
  - If this pans out, it's definitely a positive.  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 12:45 PM   #11 
  - That's idiotic. Governments move on threats, not on PR fantasies.  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 01:22 PM   #12 
     - The FARC don't represent a threat to the people in the areas they're operating in?  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 02:04 PM   #17 
     - FARC and the fallout from that conflict are problems for all of Colombia's neighbors.  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 02:07 PM   #18 
        - They operate out in the open in many areas, exploiting the local population for their own ends.  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 02:32 PM   #19 
           - Venezuela is not a neutral actor. Venezuela is defending itself  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 02:48 PM   #20 
              - By allowing the FARC to operate freely on Venezuelan soil  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 03:01 PM   #21 
                 - There is nothing else that Chavez can do about FARC than what the previous Venezuelan  AlphaCentauri   Nov-22-09 03:58 PM   #22 
                    - Frankly, I'm skeptical of your conclusion  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 04:26 PM   #23 
                       - if the FARC are not present in Venezuela how they are going to capture them?  AlphaCentauri   Nov-22-09 04:48 PM   #24 
                       - But they are present in Venezuela.  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 05:48 PM   #29 
                          - The Paragraph Everyone Leaves Out Of This Citation, Sir....  The Magistrate   Nov-22-09 08:36 PM   #36 
                             - What does the evidence indicate?  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 09:58 PM   #37 
                                - If, Sir, You Could Bring Yourself To Speak Openly Of The A.U.C. And Its Ilk  The Magistrate   Nov-22-09 10:32 PM   #38 
                                   - Some agreement, some disagreement.  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 11:03 PM   #39 
                                      - You Engage, Sir, In A Parade Of Horribles For The One; Do So For The Other  The Magistrate   Nov-22-09 11:33 PM   #40 
                                         - Mistaken Intention  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-23-09 06:12 PM   #41 
                                            - Nowhere Near Good Enough, Sir  The Magistrate   Nov-23-09 07:15 PM   #42 
                                            - That's a wonderful link.  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-24-09 12:39 PM   #43 
                       - How did you miss this story?  Judi Lynn   Nov-22-09 04:48 PM   #25 
                          - After the birth certificate allegations fails Obama links to FARC will be the next  AlphaCentauri   Nov-22-09 05:07 PM   #26 
                          - Surely! I'll bet that certificate names Raul Reyes as the real father!  Judi Lynn   Nov-22-09 05:17 PM   #27 
                          - LOL  AlphaCentauri   Nov-22-09 05:27 PM   #28 
                          - They both have chins. Pretty suspicious!  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 06:05 PM   #32 
                          - "Obama refuses to admit his links to FARC, Kenyan birth and Bigfoot's last nerve"  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 06:04 PM   #31 
                          - Interesting, definitely, but how significant is this?  YouTakeTheSkyway   Nov-22-09 05:49 PM   #30 
     - That's a naive general statement  spanza   Nov-22-09 07:26 PM   #34 
        - The Great Oz has spoken.  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 07:43 PM   #35 
  - omfg. He said there was a seven page article in a Colombian paper  EFerrari   Nov-22-09 01:37 PM   #14 
  - ## PLEASE DONATE TO DEMOCRATIC UNDERGROUND! ##  DU GrovelBot   Nov-22-09 06:05 PM   #33 

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