The U.S. should provide intelligence and technical support for surveillance of FARC members as well as appoint officials who will ensure that the U.S. agenda is met, he added.
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"We have a hemispheric commitment to freedom and democracy and respect for human rights," said Jose Cardenas, a former National Security Council staffer on Cuba under President George W. Bush. "I still think that those are worthy aspirations."
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