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By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - A Colombian politician taken hostage more than four years ago by leftist rebels has had a child by one of her captors in a secret jungle prison camp, according to a book to be published on Tuesday.
BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombian troops killed 22 Marxist rebels on Saturday in an offensive aimed at preventing guerrilla attacks during campaigning for the May presidential election, the army said.
By Patrick Markey CARACAS, Venezuela (Reuters) - Strengthening his military with helicopters, planes and rifles, Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has Washington fretting over regional stability, but defense analysts dismiss U.S. concerns about a possible arms build-up. The U.S.
By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombian rebels on Saturday released two police officers taken hostage last year -- a move analysts said was aimed at helping one of President Alvaro Uribe's little-known rivals in the May election.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Fifty leaders of a Colombian rebel group have been indicted on charges of importing more than $25 billion worth of cocaine into the United States and other countries, the Justice Department said on Wednesday.
By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombian President Alvaro Uribe appeared to have strengthened his grip on Congress in elections on Sunday, setting the stage for passage of a U.S. free trade deal and a toughening of security policy.
By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombians went to the polls on Sunday, despite fear of rebel violence, to elect a new Congress that will determine the government's success in implementing a U.S. free trade deal and other reforms.
By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - Colombians went to the polls on Sunday despite fear of rebel violence to elect a new Congress that will rule on legislation pushed by President Alvaro Uribe such as a U.S. free trade deal and other measures.
By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - U.S. investigators are examining remains in a mass grave in Colombia to determine whether they are that of three Americans captured by rebels during a 2003 anti-drug mission, authorities said on Saturday.
By Hugh Bronstein BOGOTA, Colombia (Reuters) - The last large Colombian right-wing paramilitary force gave up its guns on Friday, as part of a peace deal negotiated with the government.
- The abrogation of a law by a higher authority; annulment.