US Militarism in Latin America: The Hypocrisy of Hillary Clinton

by José Reinaldo Carvalho
Global Research, September 18, 2009

Using the old method of blaming the victim, the Secretary of State of the United States, Hillary Clinton, said she was "troubled" by what she considered an arms race in South America (sic) and referred explicitly to arms purchases by Venezuela. Extrapolating the limits of diplomacy, US Secretary suggested that the country of Bolivar provides weapons to insurgent groups.

Such diversionary and hypocrite tactics has been used by Colombian President Ã