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Cousin of Colombia President Alvaro Uribe rearrested

Feb 25--A cousin of Colombian President Alvaro Uribe has been rearrested over his alleged ties to paramilitary groups.

Cousin of Colombia President Alvaro Uribe rearrested

Mario Uribe Escobar, a former senator, was detained following an order from the Colombian Supreme Court.

Mario Uribe, who denies any wrongdoing, was detained for several months in 2008 but subsequently released for lack of evidence linking him to paramilitaries.

Dozens of current and former lawmakers have been jailed or investigated over their alleged links to paramilitaries.
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