Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia

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Synonyms for Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia

a powerful and wealthy terrorist organization formed in 1957 as the guerilla arm of the Colombian communist party

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Las Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) estuvieron mucho tiempo entre los predadores, junto con grupos paramilitares de ese paE[degrees]s que, por su parte, aE[bar]n siguen en la lista.
Referring to the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) insurgency, Rangel notes, "That guerrilla group has always demonstrated an immense capacity to survive, resist, and persist, but a weak ability to definitively tilt the political and military balance to its side" (p.
The Ecuadoran prosecutors accused Morett of endangering Ecuadoran security simply by her association with the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC), which had set up a camp just inside Ecuador.
Or was it the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC), Latin America's oldest Marxist guerrilla army, which does its dirty work all on its own?
Liberal guerrillas fought back, joining together with members of other opposition groups, including the Communist Party, to form today's Ejercito de Liberacion Nacional (ELN) and Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC).
Its adversary is the largest and oldest insurgent group in the Americas: the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia, also known as the FARC.
The ex-president is implicated in an espionage case with which he allegedly tried to discredit and derail peace talks that the government of President Juan Manuel Santos and the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) guerrillas--with support from the Cuban and Norwegian governments--have held for the past two and one-half years (NotiSur, March 7, 2014).
In turn, this work has led CSP to investigate the narco-terrorism connection between Middle East arms dealers, Hezbollah, and Central American drug traffickers such as Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia ("FARC").
The author carefully dissects public statements made by guerrillas of the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) and right-wing paramilitary groups to show how those organizations use metaphors to obscure and justify their violent actions.
Many of former president Uribes policies are expected to remain in place, especially his effective crackdown on the country's two major guerrilla groups, the Fuerzas Armadas Revolucionarias de Colombia (FARC) and the Ejrcito de Liberacin Nacional (ELN).