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EPP / 12 SEP 2013

Senior officials in Paraguay have appealed for information on a new leader and seven new members of the country's EPP guerrillas, as the government continues its assault against the relatively…

EPP / 27 AUG 2013

Paraguayan authorities have found indications that the country's EPP guerrilla movement receives arms from drug traffickers with international connections, strengthening the rumors of narco-guerrilla links that have been circulating for…

EPP / 23 AUG 2013

Paraguay has passed reforms expanding military powers in the fight against guerrilla insurgents, providing a convenient distraction from the more pressing issues of drug trafficking and organized crime -- which…

EPP / 19 AUG 2013

Five security guards have been kidnapped and murdered on a cattle ranch in north-central Paraguay, allegedly by members of the EPP, possibly a show of strength by the guerrilla group…

EPP / 23 JUL 2013

The discovery of a notebook belonging to a Paraguayan guerrilla has raised concerns about the growing strength of the country's leftwing rebel movement.

EPP / 21 JUN 2013

The case of a recently murdered rancher in Paraguay has taken an unexpected twist that casts doubt on the theory that leftist guerrillas were responsible, and may prompt suspicions that…

EPP / 3 JUN 2013

The murder of a well-known cattle farmer in Paraguay has put the activities of left-wing guerrillas in the country at the top of the country's political agenda, with joint…

CHILE / 8 JAN 2013

Groups behind a string of arson attacks in southern Chile have had contact with Colombian Marxist rebel group the FARC, according to a Chilean government minister. …

EPP / 28 OCT 2012

The new president of Paraguay has charged the armed forces with destroying EPP guerrillas once and for all, but it remains to be seen whether he will have more success…

EPP / 16 OCT 2012

In an alarming sign that they could be expanding their repertoire to include attacks on infrastructure, Paraguay's EPP guerrilla group damaged an electric tower in the northern department of Concepcion.

EPP / 1 OCT 2012

A series of actions by rebels of the Paraguayan People's Army (EPP) suggest that the group are stepping up their political propaganda, as well as their armed attacks.

EPP / 21 SEP 2012

Seven years on from the infamous kidnapping of the daughter of a former Paraguayan president, the EPP rebel group, despite their size, show little sign of being defeated.

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