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struggle4progress Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-26-09 04:54 AM
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8 soldiers arrested for Soacha 'false positives' (graphic photo)
Colombian authorities arrested eight soldiers who are suspected of having murdered eight civilians in Ocaa to make them appear to be guerrillas killed in combat.

The young men had all disappeared from Soacha, a town close to Colombia's capital Bogot and were found in massgraves in Ocaa, close to the Venezuelan border, where they had been dumped after having been registered as guerrillas killed in combat.

The arrested soldiers all were stationed in Ocaa where the murders allegedly took place.

The soldiers are accused of aggravated forced displacement, aggravated homicide and conspiracy, sources in the Prosecutor General's Office told newspaper El Espectador ... http://colombiareports.com/colombia-news/news/3749-8-soldiers-arrested-for-soacha-false-positives.html
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Judi Lynn Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Apr-26-09 08:10 AM
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1. This is so low. Someday the Colombian government is going to have to be accountable
for all its treachery against the people who have been unlucky enough to have been born there.

They would gladly slaughter almost everyone there in order to keep control, and it looks as if they're well on their way.

Typical right-wingers.

I rejoice every time any article at all is published regarding their dirty ways of killing people and pretending they're the "enemy," just to keep their filthy illusion in place, and keep on the U.S. taxpayers' gravy train.

Pathetic asses.

Thank you for posting this. It's one for the files, for sure. (Why do they even try to get anyone to believe there's only 1,300 "false positives?" Why even make up such an innocuous term for outright lying about cold blooded murder?
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