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Colombia / Hostage Rescue / FARC and Drugs #897784

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jul 05, 2008
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(Studio: David Muir) More information about the dramatic rescue of 15 hostage held in Colombia presented. [Capt. Heidi BUCHEIT†- talks about what the captives said on the plane.]

(Miami: Jeffrey Kofman) Indications the FARC guerrilla movement is coming apart examined; details given about how the rebels had moved into the cocaine trade and kidnapping. [The Eurasia Group Latin America analyst Patrick ESTERUELAS†- says it is the beginning of the end for FARC.] [Florida International University professor Eduardo GAMARRA†- offers perspective on the fight against drugs and guerrillas in Colombia.]

Reporter(s):
Muir, David;
Kofman, Jeffrey
Duration:
00:02:50

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