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and Colombia are Spanish-speaking nations on the
northern coast of South America. The current leader of
Venezuela is Hugo Chavez, a self-styled Socialist who
is an ally of Cuba and a proclaimed foe of the United
States and world capitalism. The current president of
Colombia is Álvaro Uribe Vélez. Colombia
is an ally of the United States.
These two nations are at odds, largely due to the
political differences of their leaders. Below are
resources on this ongoing conflict.
launches US drones over Venezuela –
or was that 'Santa's sleigh'? --Christian Science
Monitor, Dec. 22, 2009
denies Venezuela's claims of spy drones--BBC News,
Dec. 22, 2009
Adds Dutch to His Enemies List --Korea Times, Dec.
Violate Venezuelan Air Space near Colombian
Border--Venezuelanalysis.com, Dec. 22, 2009
with Venezuela Rise Over New Colombian Military Base
--Latin America News Dispatch, Dec. 21, 2009
to build new military base on Venezuelan border
--Colombia Reports, Dec. 20, 2009
raps Venezuela over FARC rebel "insult" --Reuters,
Dec 9, 2009
the History Guy Weblog and the
and Conflict Journal--New
Advances; Pakistan in Mortal
Sudan Erupts in More
April 22, 2009
Expands War; Invades
August 10, 2008
Attacks South Ossetia and Risks Russian
August 7, 2008
War Scenario for April,
2008-posted April 9,
Violent Political History Continues With
Dec. 27, 2007
in the Somali
War--posted Dec. 2,
Martial Law Endangers the War on
Nov. 4, 2007
At War: Turkey, Iraq, and
October 22, 2007
The Consequences of September 11 and America's
Wars Around the
Sept. 11, 2007
Calm Before The Storm: The World of September
10, 2001--posted on
Sept. 10, 2007
War Fears: Israel Versus Syria
Aug. 14, 2007
at War: French Victories and
and France: A Long Relationship Spanning War and
Peace--posted May 10,
de Mayo, 1862: The Battle Of
Puebla --posted May
Long War on Terror: What is in a War's
Name?--posted May 3,
To Coup, or not to Coup, that, is the
April 29, 2007.
and Recent Conflicts of the
and Conflicts of Burma/Myanmar
--The Wars and Conflicts
of Burma/Myanmar from the Anglo-Burmese Wars to the
pro-democracy Myanmar uprising of 2007.
and Conflicts of Yemen
Border War (June, 2008)
of Iran and
Persia--Lists the wars
and conflicts of Persia and Iran from the 18th
Century to the present.
2007 Pro-Democracy Uprising in
current uprising in Myanmar.
the Lebanese government and a Jihadist Palestinian
militia calling itself Fatah al-Islam.
Laden's Declaration of War Against the United
States-- Long before
9/11, Osama bin Laden declared his hatred and his
intent to harm America.
Wars of the World--A
listing of current wars and conflicts around the
Coups in Turkey-A
listing of military coups in modern Turkey
America's Wars Duration in
Months-A look at
America's wars and comparing their length in
on the origins of this ongoing war; part of the War
War of 2006*New*--A
brief description of the Ethiopia-Somalia War which
began in 2006, and is a part of the larger Somali
Wars and Conflicts*New*--Listing
the wars and conflicts between Ethiopia and
wars and conflicts of Germany from the
Franco-Prussian War of 1870-1871 to the War in
War: Links and
and resources on the Iraq War.
War: Prisoner Abuse and Abu Ghraib Links and
and resources on the Iraq War's biggest
War: Battles and
and resources on Iraq War battles and military
and analysis on the warfare along the Lebanese
border which began in July, 2006!
information on the decades-long warfare and
conflict along the Israel/Lebanon
information on the long-running warfare between
Israel and the Palestinians!
information on the warfare raids, battles,
terrorist attacks, and retaliations between Israel
and the Palestinians!
War on Terror expands to Pakistan's Northwest
terrorist/resistance group now ruling the
in the Western
and conflicts of 2006!