Another Secret War: CIA Killed FARC Leaders in Colombia

Max Rivlin-Nadler · 12/22/13 12:15PM

It's never been a secret that the United States has heavily funded and influenced the Colombian government's battle against FARC, which the U.S. believes to be a terrorist organization. What has been secret however, is just how far the CIA has gone in Colombia, which includes the targeted killings of FARC leaders.

How Apple Helps Fund a Bloody Colombian Rebel Army

Hamilton Nolan · 08/08/13 11:22AM

Tungsten is a mineral used in manufacturing everything from auto parts to pens to cell phones and computers. Some of the tungsten purchased by some of the world's most well-known companies is illegally mined and used to enrich FARC, a Colombian rebel army.

Colombian Army Ambushes Guerillas With Stealth Christmas Tree

Adrian Chen · 12/18/10 05:19PM

Colombian special forces infiltrated territory occupied by FARC rebels and installed Christmas lights on an 82-foot high tree. They hope that this will encourage them to surrender. Except the Jewish FARC rebels, I guess?