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6 Arrested in Apparent Assassination Attempt on Maduro in Venezuela

VOA News Venezuelan authorities have arrested six people they call "terrorists and hired killers" in what President Nicloas Maduro says was an assassination attempt against him. The apparent attack during a a military parade Saturday involved two explosives-laden drones. One is said to have blown up in midair before reaching its target and the other smashed into an apartment building and later blew up. Interior Minister Nestor Reverol says "important information" was collected during the raids in Caracas that resulted in the six arrests. He gave no other details. Television pictures showed Maduro making a speech about the Venezuelan economy…
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John Kerry ratifica compromiso con el proceso de paz colombiano

y Noruega trabajan en una iniciativa de desminado en Colombia a un plazo de cinco años, informó el secretario Kerry. El secretario de Estado de Estados Unidos John Kerry elogió la relación de su país con Colombia y los esfuerzos de ambos países para la estabilidad de la región latinoamericana. Al término de la sexta sesión del Diálogo de Alto Nivel de la Asociación Estados Unidos- Colombia en Washington, Kerry dijo en conferencia conjunta con su homóloga colombiana María Ángela Holguín, que la relación bilateral sigue creciendo y expandiéndose en beneficio de ambos pueblos. "También pienso que el liderazgo y…
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Gabriel Garcia Marquez Passes Away

José Gabriel García Márquez, Colombian author and Nobel Prize recipient for literature, died yesterday at the age of 87 after a slow decline in health, aggravated in recent weeks. The author of which is undoubtedly the most important novel of Latin America, One Hundred Years of Solitude, his death, although announced, has the whole world mourning. García Márquez was born in Aracataca, a village lost in the Colombian Caribbean, on Sunday March 6, 1927 at nine in the morning, as he detailed in his memoirs. Raised by his maternal grandparents, a retired colonel and a superstitious woman, who both would mark his literature, 'Gabo'-…
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Celmira Luzardo From “Yo soy Betty, la Fea” Passes Away

Celmira Luzardo, the Colombian actress, known for her role as Catalina Angel in the famous series "Yo soy Betty, la Fea" died Wednesday night at age 61 in Bogotá. Luzardo Celmira, the Colombian actress, known for her role as Catalina Angel in the famous series "Yo soy Betty, la Fea" died Wednesday night at age 61 in Bogotá. She developed her career in theater, film and television and in the latter half was part of the cast of the telenovela "Yo soy Betty, la Fea" , died in Bogotá, today reported her relatives. Luzardo, the youngest of a family of actors,…
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