"Democratic Dictatorship" Exported from Mideast to South America

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Pepe Escobar
July 12, 2012


"Democratic Dictatorship" Exported from Mideast to South America
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In his first major interview since he was ousted, Paraguay's former president Fernando Lugo has told RT he was forced out - after the opposition threatened widespread violence if he didn't go.

FULL INTERVIEW: http://on.rt.com/nbym4a

Asia Times correspondent Pepe Escobar talks to RT. He believes impeachment was orchestrated from outside Paraguay for economic interests.


2012 / 07 / 12
Greg Cape says:

If the U.S. gets a pro-American President in Paraguay, we could see the reestablishment of U.S. military bases in South American. Another coup could easily be staged from a U.S. base in Paraguay. A few military bases would guarantee that they would never have anything close to democracy in Paraguay.

The Sleep of Reason Produces Monsters (this is also a great painting by Francisco Goya). Thank you for helping to keep the monsters at bay.

2015 / 02 / 28
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