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Top Colombian drug lord held

November 29th, 2011 - 9:30 am ICT by IANS
Caracas, Nov 29 (IANS) A top Colombian drug lord has been captured in a northern Venezuelan city.Maximiliano Bonilla Orozco, alias "Valenciano", was arrested late Sunday in Maracay, Xinhua reported.Colombian President ... Read more...

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Venezuela nabs Colombian drug lord

May 30th, 2010 - 12:19 pm ICT by IANS
Caracas, May 30 (IANS/EFE) Colombian Carlos Ojeda Herrera, wanted in the US on heroin-trafficking charges, was arrested in the northern Venezuelan state of Anzoategui, said Interior Minister Tarek El Aissami. "President Hugo Chavez ... Read more...

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Colombian drug lord’s son says all he inherited was a watch

May 4th, 2010 - 1:53 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, May 4 (IANS/EFE) The son of the late Colombian drug lord Pablo Escobar said that from the incalculable fortune of his father, the only thing he inherited was a watch ... Read more...

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Colombian drug lord shot dead in Madrid hospital

January 9th, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Jan 9 (DPA) One of Colombia's top drug lords has been shot dead at a Madrid hospital, radio reports said Friday in the Spanish capital.Leonidas Vargas, 59, was being treated for ... Read more...

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Brazil extradites Colombian drug lord to US

August 23rd, 2008 - 6:02 am ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Aug 23 (DPA) Brazil extradited Colombian drug lord Juan Carlos Ramirez Abadia, known as "Chupeta," to the US Friday, Brazilian authorities confirmed.The US wants to try Ramirez Abadia, 44, ... Read more...

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