Blackwater Provided “Unauthorized” Training in Colombia

Posted on August 25, 2010


In a State Department report, largely about Blackwater trafficking arms and violating export regulations in Iraq and Afghanistan, there is information about the company  providing “unauthorized” military training in Colombia without the Department’s permission.  By pointing the finger at Blackwater now, the State Department is building its case for plausible deniability — “we had no idea what Blackwater was doing because we didn’t “authorize” it.  There is nothing noble here about US dragging Blackwater into court. It’s nothing more than a CYA exercise. 

Click on the link below  and it will take you to the Narco News site where the full article appears:

Blackwater Provided ‘Unauthorized’ Training in Colombia

Posted by Erin Rosa – August 24, 2010 at 8:10 pm