WI US invaded Colombia A recurrent them in Colombia is a US invasion in our territory, that some people would even want in order to solve our problems. However there is something that stop the US to commit troops in Colombia and is the fear of another Vietnam. Given the way the Gulf War and the Afgan campaigns have been fought, it seems that repeating Vietnam is not longer something that the USA is afraid of. As I actually think, for the USA it is much better to have a friendly government in Colombia protecting their oil and banana interests and controling the guerrillas and the drug trade than actually invading a 40 million inhabitants country and dealing directly with those problems. Which leads to a possible POD. What if there is not a US friendly government in Colombia. The problem is that I cannot find a plausable way to … Continue reading →