Hugo Chavez has been accused of using Venezuela's oil riches to meddle in Colombia, Argentina, Bolivia and Nicaragua.
Now, Peru's president says the Venezuelan leader may be doing it here by funding militants and anti-poverty centers that preach populist revolution.
In recent weeks, Peruvian police have arrested nine people the government alleges are militants bankrolled by Venezuela. ...
Venezuela and allies Bolivia and Ecuador "want to destabilize Peru so that our country adheres to their type of thinking, so that Peru fails," said the government's lead anti-terrorism prosecutor, Julio Galindo.
- CHAVEZ IS A THREAT TO THE REGION, AND THAT MAKES HIM A THREAT TO US.
- WILL NO ONE RID US OF THIS TROUBLESOME MAN?