Rodrigo Tovar Pupo, Jorge 40, will demobilize with around 2000 of his men from the North Block
March 10, 2006
The act will be done in the path La Mesa located at half an hour of Valledupar (Cesar). The surrender will begin at 10:00 a.m.
This is the third step of the demobilizations that is being accomplished by this group. And this occurs at two Das of the elections of senate and chamber and is one of the main heads of the self-defenses.
On Saturday March 4, 250 paramilitaries of the group surrender their arms in the path Torcoroma in the municipality of San Martin. Last Tuesday was the turn fro 2215 men on Chimila (El Copey).
Jorge 40 left today his arms after 12 years of armed fight. Jump from the elegant rooms in the Valledupar Club to confront the guerrilla that hostage the Valledupar impresario class.
From cattle owner, farmer, member of Fenalce and Defearroz and public official, pass to comamdn 4500 men of the North block that dominate the territories of Cesar, La Guajira, Magdalena, Atlantico and part of both Santander.
“Only listen his name produce in us fear”, said a member of the Kankuamos, a native community from the Sierra Nevada de Santa Martha who responsible him to assassinate more than 100 of their members.
Also is accused to dominate, across front heads, the ARS on many municipalities in the Atlantic coast and manage the net of narco-traffickers that operates in the east zone of the Sierra Nevada de Santa Martha and in La Guajira. Due to this is in the sight of the American justice.
Order massacres in Guajira and Cesar
Jorge 40 is indicted to order the massacre of 60 natives from the ethnics Wayu and Wiwa in La Guajira and Magdalena executed by the north block on 2004. Also is tie to the death of 21 people in the municipality of Aracataca (Magdalena).
The OEA denounce that Jorge 40, in middle of the hostage cease agreed with the government order to kill eight people in Curumani, Cesar, accusing them to be informants of the Eln. The massacre occurred between 4 and 5 of December, 2005.
Were expropriated goods to alias Cuco Vanoy leader of the Auc
Eight farms in the north of the country were confiscated to the paramilitary demobilized Ramiro Vanoy Murillo, as well as terrains where were found two runways.
Alias Cuco Vanoy demobilized last January 15 in lieu with 1700 of his man of the Mineros Block that acted in the department of Antioquia.
The goods that were confiscated to Vanoy has a value close to the 7.5 million dollars and as per the authorities were illegally bought with money obtain from narco-traffic activities.
The justice also order the confiscation of 290 goods, among them farms, locals, and lots, in Bogota and in the municipality of Ricaurte, center of the country, property of Pablo Trujillo and Hugo Carrillo Burgos already extradited tot eh U.S.
Vanoy is one of the paramilitaries requested in extradition by the U.S., accused to introduce drugs in this country, notwithstanding the Colombian government keeps suspended the extradition of the chiefs of the Auc if continue the process of the demobilization to which they compromise.
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