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Old 5th November 2018, 12:46 PM   #364
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Originally Posted by lomiller View Post
The inevitable outcome of your plan is that criminals and local warlords with no interest in peace fill the power vacuum. Itís very difficult to deal with groups like this because their power base is predicated on maintaining instability and they know it. They keep their power by undermining everyone elseís ability to maintain infrastructure and basic services.
Yeah, that's Afghanistan, and the drug lord history of the region tells me Venezuela would have a similar fate (read, for example, News of a Kidnapping, about neighboring Colombia). Colombia is only now coming to terms with FARC.
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