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05/14/2009 08:49 AM ID: 78723 Permalink   

Colombia Poised for Poll on Presidents Term Limits


The Colombian congress is poised to vote on a motion which would allow the current US-backed president Alvaro Uribe to run for a third term in office by changing the Colombian constitution in a referendum.

The president, whose poll ratings remain high despite being links to far-right paramilitary groups and constant cases of killing of civilians and human rights abuses in the country may now be able to run for re-election in 2006.

Critics of Urbie claim he is "authoritarian in style" however support for the president rides on recent successes against FARC rebels and the release of numerous hostages.

    WebReporter: Hugo Chavez Show Calling Card      
ASSESS this news: BLOCK this news. Reason:
When Hugo Chavez does it the US goes on a rampage saying it's to govern on tirany forever.

When their Alvaro The Puppet does it then it's ok?

Talk about hipocresy...
  by: jhax   05/14/2009 10:00 PM     
  @ jhax  
that's the only reason I posted this .To see if all those psudo democracy lovers who went ballistic when Chavez did this would comment on this. So far not a peep out of any of them .

  by: Hugo Chavez     05/18/2009 07:09 PM     
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