The “para-politics" scandal has been a massive thorn in the side of president Uribe and his allies. Approximately a month ago, the president was caught on video meeting with a former paramilitary leader, while the government recently admitted that thousands of demobilized paramilitary members have formed new criminal groups.
Source (Spanish)- El Tiempo
Sources (English)- Canada.com, The Latin Americanist, International Herald Tribune
Image- El Colombiano