URIBE GETS SECOND TERM IN COLOMBIA
Colombian President--and American ally--Álvaro Uribe won a landslide reelection. Why does Theosebes care? Uribe has done a great deal to break the cartels and contain the leftist rebels. His actions have allowed greater access to areas previously off limits due to kidnappings. No, it's still not a good idea to go for a mountain stroll, but if you're a preacher traveling to Colombia it makes you breathe a little easier.