By Kim R. Cragin, Bruce Hoffman
Identifies the assets and routes utilized by arm traffickers to shop for, promote, transfer,and send guns and the implication of small hands trafficking styles for U.S. coverage.
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Arms also cross from Venezuela into Tibú in Colombia’s Norte de Santander Department. From there, the weapons travel down a main road to Convención and Ocaña. 59 A significant portion of this route passes along border swampland, making the entry points fairly amorphous (a problem that is particularly acute in Venezuela’s Táchira Department). 60 Weapons also enter into Colombia along its land border with Ecuador. As with Venezuela, these routes follow major regional highways. One particularly heavily used conduit is the roadway that FARC built from the Ecuadorian border to Colombia’s Putamayo Department.
40–47; “Los Misiles De Las Farc,” 1999; McNicholas, 2001. 25“Los Misiles De Las Farc,” 1999. 26“El Sur, ‘Paraíso’ De Traficantes De La Guerra,” El País, May 7, 2000; “Los Misiles De Las Farc,” 1999. Patterns of Small-Arms Trafficking into Colombia 25 Bastimentos. 27 The final route begins in Santa Ana, El Salvador. 28 Weapons from El Salvador are also sometimes transferred onto small coastal freighters or fishing vessels that travel south along the western seaboard of Central America until they reach Balboa, Panama.
These figures, therefore, suggest that FARC and the AUC are purchasing weapons more frequently than they are stealing them. Both FARC and the AUC need a constant supply of weapons for new members and operations. The increase in fighting between these or______________ 42“Brazil Police Assess Notes on Weapons-for-Drugs Scheme Headed by Beira-Mar,” Zero Hora, March 15, 2001; Ferraz, Silvio, “Armed Forces Mobilize in Response to Farc,” Sao Paulo Veja, November 10, 1999. 43“Arms Trafficking to Colombia Increases,” El Comercio, August 23, 2000.
Arms Trafficking and Colombia by Kim R. Cragin, Bruce Hoffman