16 November 2011

COLOMBIA : FARC Rebels Elect New Leader: "Timochenko".


        Rodrigo Londoño Echeverry, 52...aka 'Timoleon Jimenez'/'Timochenko' was unanimously elected as the new FARC leader.
        Less than two weeks ago...the army killed previous FARC chief "Alfonso Cano."
        'Timochenko' is considered a 'hardliner'...with more than 117 outstanding warrants dating back to the early 1990's.
       He was last seen in Venezuela in 2008.
       The USA has a $5mn reward for his capture.