Businessweek | 9/21/2010 12:00:00 AM
Colombia Kills at Least 27 FARC Rebels as Santos Steps Up Fight
September 21--Colombia’s armed forces killed at least 27 rebels and their leader in a late-night air raid yesterday that President Juan Manuel Santos said underscored his commitment to keeping up pressure on drug-funded armed groups.
“This is a demonstration of how we are going to react to the FARC,” Santos said in a statement posted on the president’s website, using the group’s Spanish acronym.
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