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Colombian left aims to capitalize on “para” scandal

Colombia’s left-wing opposition is trying to capitalize on a scandal tying allies of conservative President Alvaro Uribe to right-wing paramilitaries, a gambit filled with risks for both sides. Sen. Gustavo Petro, a one-time member of the disbanded M19 rebel group, says he will reveal the names of Uribe supporters who helped the “paras” fight Marxist guerrillas, often using brutality to terrorize civilians. Full Story

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