Headline | 5/26/2009 12:00:00 AM
49 members of Colombian Armed Forces are investigated for false positives
The militaries are accused of crime arrangement, first degree murder and forced disappearance in one of the worst episodes in Colombian military history. 17 of them were put into preventive detention this week, and 12 last week. The professional soldiers are involved with the disappearance of 11 young men in Soacha, Cundinamarca (Central Colombia) –that appeared dead several days later in Ocaña, North Santander (Northeast Colombia). The accused denied all charges.
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