Latest Guerrilla warfare News

'Be water': Police swoop as Hong Kong protests shift tactics

Oct. 13, 2019 11:33 AM EDT

HONG KONG (AP) — Taking a page from ancient Chinese military philosophy, black-clad protesters in Hong Kong changed tactics and wreaked havoc by popping up in small groups in multiple locations across the city Sunday, pursued by but also often eluding police who made scores of muscular arrests. Violence...

Ex-Colombia president questioned on witness tampering

Oct. 8, 2019 11:24 PM EDT

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — Powerful former President Alvaro Uribe appeared before Colombia's Supreme Court on Tuesday for questioning in a case involving alleged witness tampering that could potentially cast a dark shadow over is legacy. A magistrate queried Uribe behind closed doors for over seven hours...

An uneasy peace for ex-Colombia rebels after call to arms

Sep. 1, 2019 10:25 AM EDT

ICONONZO, Colombia (AP) — Off a dirt road deep in the Colombian mountains, a new town is coming to life where former rebel combatants grow corn, make Hawaiian-style shirts and even sell their own craft beer. Yet signs of their struggle to reintegrate into civilian life abound. Perhaps most glaringly,...

Colombian rebels' rearming ups pressure for Maduro

Aug. 30, 2019 3:37 PM EDT

BOGOTA, Colombia (AP) — A call to arms by former rebel negotiators in Colombia is a blow to the country's fragile peace, but it also provides a tempting target for hawks looking to bring down the person the U.S. accuses of sheltering terrorist groups: Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro. On Thursday,...

Army warns NC residents of upcoming special warfare training

Aug. 22, 2019 8:31 AM EDT

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Army officials are telling North Carolina residents not to worry if they see suspicious-looking military activity over the next few weeks, saying it's most likely part of Special Forces training that'll be staged across 21 counties. The Charlotte Observer reports the exercises...