Colombia's Elusive Peace

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In Colombia, will the war on terrorism meet the war on drugs? Last night, after 38 years of armed rebellion, Colombia stepped back from all-out civil war, at least for the moment. But even in times of relative peace, the guerillas, the Army and right-wing death squads kill 3000 people a year. The United States is already spending 2-million dollars a day to get tough on the drug trade. Would a counter-insurgency effort help keep the peace or make matters worse? We look at America's options in one of the world's most violent places.
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